News for 27 Jul 2010
27.07.2010 Procuracy sees no reasons to bring a criminal case concerning beating of Zmitser Parmon
Zmitser Parmon, an activist of the BPF Youth, has received from the Tsentralny District Procuracy of Minsk an answer to his request to bring a criminal case against the policemen who had beaten him during the detention on 27 May.
27.07.2010 Vaukavysk: detention of Mikalai Kavalchuk
Mikalai Kavalchuk, an organizer of the festivities dated to the 100th anniversary of the birthday of a Belarusian poet Larysa Heniyush, has been detained by the police and is kept at the police station.
27.07.2010 Minsk: detentions and beating at action dated to 20th anniversary of Sovereignty Declaration
The action was held in Yakub Kolas Square in central Minsk and was attended by about 20 activists.
27.07.2010 More detentions in Homel
On 26 July the Homel police detained Vasil Paliakou, Chairperson of the Homel regional organization of the United Civil Party, Yury Hlushakou, first Deputy Chairperson of the Green Party, a civil activist Larysa Shchyrakova, a member of the Belarusian Popular Front Valery Repnin and a representative of the Human Rights Center Viasna, Anatol Paplauny.
27.07.2010 Homel: UCP member detained for T-shirt
A pro-democratic activist Uladzimir Niapomnyashchykh was detained in Homel for wearing a T-shirt with the inscription ‘For Belarus without Lukashenka’.
27.07.2010 Vitsebsk: Aleh Surhan released from jail
On 27 July 27 morning Aleh Surhan, a political prisoner, was released from the colony in the town of Hlybokaye.