News for 30 Sep 2010
30.09.2010 Radio Racyja journalist summoned to KGB
Zmitser Kisel, journalist of the Poland-based Radio Racyja, has been summoned to the KGB Brest department to reportedly ‘clear up the troubles associated with him’, Radio Racya reports.
30.09.2010 Formation of Biaroza district election commission lacks transparency, say local activists
Biaroza activists Tamara Shchapiotkina and Siarzhuk Rusetski, who earlier were not invited to the joint meeting of Biaroza district executive committee and the presidium of Biaroza district council of deputies for the formation of district election commission, have lodged a complaint with the Central Election Commission.
30.09.2010 The death penalty is used in isolated cases, says Supreme Court
‘The death penalty and life sentence are exceptional measures of punishment and are used in isolated cases,’ said deputy chair of the Supreme Court Valery Kalinkovich in an interview with the press.
30.09.2010 Poltask: no democrats on town election commission
Mikalai Sharstsiuk, representative of the Belarusian party of the Left ‘Just World’, was not elected member of Polatsk town election commission. His nomination was dismissed since it did not specify which local office of the party nominated the activist.