News for 15 Dec 2009
15.12.2009 Ministry of Health Care discontinues medical treatment of death-sick woman
A woman who has a serious genetical illness needs an urgent surgical operation.
15.12.2009 Supreme Court turns down lawsuit of Belarusian Party of Workers against Ministry of Justice
As said to the BelaPAN by the leader of the organizing committee of the Belarusian Party of Workers Aliaksandr Bukhvostau, on 15 December the Supreme Court of Belarus didn’t grant the lawsuit of the party concerning its’ non-registration by the Ministry of Justice.
15.12.2009 Minsk court reversed verdict to Andrei Bandarenka
The College Board of Minsk city court reversed the verdict of the Pershamaiski district court concerning the case of Andrei Bandarenka. The reason is that not all of the case materials have been examined and the court showed a tendentious approach during the trial. The case was returned to the Pershamaiski district court for the second trial. Bandarenka’s lawyer Zmitser Layeuski does not rule out that the trial can take place in January.
15.12.2009 Brest: the only human rights rally in Belarus on Human Rights Day
In Belarus the only rally dated to the 61st anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the International Human Rights Day was sanctioned in Brest, at the Locomotive stadium that has been determined by Brest authorities as the only place for the opposition’s mass actions.
15.12.2009 Minsk offices of ‘Narodnaya Volia’ and ‘Reuters’ were ‘mined’
Police evacuated people from the building where offices Reuters news agency and Narodnaya Volia newspaper are situated, broke into and searched journalists’ offices.
15.12.2009 Pavel Sapelka: ‘Under the law Autukhovich was to have been released long ago’
The lawyer of the political prisoner Mikalai Autukhovich believes that the Belarusian authorities have no grounds to keep Vaukavysk entrepreneur behind the bars.
15.12.2009 Medical commission recognizes Franak Viachorka unfit for military service
The medics found the forcefully drafted opposition activist has stage 2 hypertension with a risk to deteriorate to stage 3 hypertension.
15.12.2009 European Commission: Lukashenka’s participation in presidential election contradicts democratic principles
In its estimation of the upcoming election campaigns in Belarus, the EU is to be basing upon the conclusion of the OSCE, stated another OSCE representative.
15.12.2009 Belarusian authorities prepare decree on Internet limitations
Nasha Niva newspaper received a draft decree On measures for revising the use of the national segment of the World Wide Web.