News for 5 Jul 2007
05.07.2007 Hearing of Yuras Aleinik’s Suit Lasts 7.5 Hours
The student has no illusions about the outcome of the hearing.
05.07.2007 Minsk Authorities Close Banhalor Square for Pickets
Minsk city executive committee did not permit pickets in support of Alezander Kazulin on Banhalor Square.
05.07.2007 Akrestsina Prison Guards Refuse to Receive Parcel for Ales Kalita
Chairperson of the Council of BPF Youth Ales Kalita was sentenced yesterday to 15 days in jail. Today the prison guards refused to let him receive a parcel with warm clothes.
05.07.2007 Criminal Case against Activists of Union of Poles Reopened
Police reopened the criminal case against four activists of the Union of Poles, which is not recognized by the authorities.
05.07.2007 Paval Seviarynets Presents New Book
Today Paval Seviarynets will present his new book “To My Brother” at BPF office on Varvasheni Street, 8 (Masherava, 8). The event will start at 5.30 p.m.
05.07.2007 Only Seven Per Cent of Books Published This Year Are in Belarusian Language
According to the Ministry of Information, in the first six months of 2007, 430 books were published in Belarusian language. This is nine books more than during the same period last year.