News for 18 Oct 2007
18.10.2007 Magazine Editor Released Early
On October 17th Ihar Bantsar, editor of “Magazyn Polski na uchodzstwie” magazine, was released early from Hrodna remand jail.
18.10.2007 Yury Istomin: Jail Filled with Only Opposition Activists
Yury Istomin, head of the United Civil Party Hrodna region organization, was released yesterday from Hrodna detention center. The politician was arrested twice before the European March. For the first time he spent 5 days behind bars. Some days later he was sentenced to another 7 days in jail. Both terms Yury Istomin was on hunger-strike protesting against unfair sentence.
18.10.2007 Democratic Activists Released Today
Democratic activists who have been detained before the European march will be released today from Akrestsina detention center.