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Serbia: WIB-Belgium alerts on threats and repression on WIB-Serbia

Saturday 18 March 2017, by siawi3

Source: WIB, Belgique, March 17, 2017

Drawing attention to the dangerous situation Women in Black Belgrade to the following politicians, Ambassadies and press.

We from the International Feminist Peace Movement Women in Black Leuven (Belgium), would like to draw your attention to the dangerous situation Women in Black Belgrade is in nowadays.

We are really very worried about the situation of our friends from Women in Black Belgrade.

They suffered lately a series of accusations, harassment and threads. There is a lot of disrespect for Human Rights activists in Serbia as mentioned in the report of WIB Belgrade: Repression on human rights defenders Attacks on Women in Black: September 2016 - January 2017. Dossier No. 8 (see attachment)*

Women in Black Leuven asks you to investigate the lawlessness in case of the ongoing attacks on the brave women of Women in Black Belgrade.

Sincerely ,

Women in Black Leuven Belgium:

Ria Convents, Lieve Snellings, Mieke Coremans, Chris Gooris, Carla Van den Bergh, Mieke de Vreede, Nany Sneyers, Dory Pelgrims, Rita Vangool, Marianne van de Goorberg.

Vrouwen in het Zwart Leuven p/a Vismarkt 8 3000 Leuven

*Due to the escalation of repression against activists of Women in Black in early 2014, Women in Black began compiling dos­siers on analytical and systematic way, dealing with the attacks on activists.

Persbureau Belga
info belga.be

Ambassade van Servië in Brussel
Mrs Vesna Arsic
Embassy.brussels mfa.rs

Ambassade van België in Belgrado Servië
Mr Leo D’aes
Belgrade diplobel.fed.be

Minister van Buitenlandse zaken
Dhr Didier Reynders
contact.reynders diplobel.fed.be

President of the European Parliament
Mr Antonio Tajani
antonio.tajani europarl.europa.eu

Europarlementslid van Groen
Bart Staes
hello bartstaes.be

Marianne Thyssen
Europese Commissie
cab-thyssen ec.europa.eu

Charles Michel
Eerste Minister
charles.michel premier.fed.be

Geert Bourgeois
Minister President Vlaanderen
kabinet.bourgeois vlaanderen.be

Karin Jiroflee
Volksvertegenwoordigster
karin.jiroflee telenet.be