News for 12 Mar 2009
12.03.2009 Fantasies of the Ministry of Justice about ‘Nasha Viasna’
On 11 March the press-release On denial of the state registration to the Civil human rights association ‘Nasha Viasna’ appeared on the web-site of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Belarus. We, human rights defenders, cannot leave this information without notice.
12.03.2009 Statement of Helsinki Committees concerning non-registration of 'Nasha Viasna'
On 12 March the Belarusian Helsinki Committe, Moscow Helsinki Group, Netherlands Helsinki Committe, the Notwegion Helsinki Committee and the Swedish Helsinki Group adopted a joint statement to express their concern with non-registration of the human rights association Nasha Viasna.
12.03.2009 Belarusian Christian Democracy Party files documents for registration
On 12 March the co-chairmen of the organizing committee of the Belarusian Christian Democracy Party filed to the Ministry of Justice the packet of documents for registration of the party.
12.03.2009 Astravets: police ‘examine’ Ivan Kruk’s apartment
Today three police officers and several witnesses have come to the apartment of Ivan Kruk, an activist of the campaign against construction of a nuclear power station in Astravets district. They presented to Mr. Kruk a warrant for examination of the apartment in connection with the issue of the low-circulation bulletin Astravetski Vesnik.
12.03.2009 Pressurization of activists of Belarusian Christian Democracy Party in Haradzets
Activists of the Belarusian Christian Democracy party in the Mahilou region are pressurized by the local authorities, who are making them leave the party.
12.03.2009 Dashkevich, Dzemidzenka and Kuryianovich are summonsed to police
Zmitser Dashkevich, Mikola Dzemidzenka and Pavel Kuryianovich were called to the police department.