News for 15 Feb 2008
15.02.2008 Franak Fiachorka: ‘I am a student who does not correspond to the new conception of the journalistic faculty’
Franak says: ‘Today at 10 a.m. Siarhei Dubrovik, the dean of the journalistic faculty of the Belarusian State University, sarcastically informed me that I was expelled for ‘poor academic progress’ by the rector’s order which was signed by the provost.
15.02.2008 Court Upholds Zhaleznichenka’s Draft to Army
On 14 February Savetski district court of Homel left in force the decision of the district military enlistment office for drafting a local democratic activist Zmitser Zhaleznichenka to army.
15.02.2008 St. Valentine Day’s Greetings from Miron
On St.Valentine’s Day the legendary activist whose nick is Miron hanged out a white-red-white flag on the roof of a three-storey house. The following note was attached to it: ‘I congratulate you on St. Valentine’s Day. Belarus is my main love! Miron.’
15.02.2008 Teachers Forced to Join Pro-governmental Party
On 8 February Uladzimir Savitski, head master of the secondary school of the village Vezha (Slutsk district) said that there was an official order obliging teachers of his school to join the Belaya Rus party.