News for 3 Dec 2009
03.12.2009 Central Election Commission and Parliament leave little hope to international observers
The international observers see no significant improvements in the conditions for election campaigning in Belarus even after the amendment of the electoral legislation. The experts show that the corrupt practice of non-admission of observers to counting of votes will be still used during the local elections ‘2010.
03.12.2009 Police spent 2 months ‘looking’ for results of check-up concerning violations of journalists’ rights
The police officers cannot find the results of the check-up of violations of journalists’ rights, held by the main police department of Minsk city executive committee, for two months already.
03.12.2009 Arrests for anti-Lukashenka performances
The young activists Pavel Prakapovich and Yahor Babrou were sentenced to 15 days of arrest, and Andrei Kuzminski to 7 days.