News for 28 Oct 2010
28.10.2010 Brest canvasser appeals obstacles by local authorities
Tatsiana Tkharova, activist of Vital Rymasheuski’s campaign team, has lodged a complaint with Brest Leninskaya election commission, claiming that she was not allowed to canvass for signatures in a hostel of Brest Household Chemicals Factory.
28.10.2010 Barysau HR activists want to observe signature verification
Barysau observers Maryna Statkevich and Aleh Matskevich submitted an application to Minsk regional election commission, demanding to allow them observe signature verification procedures, after local election commission denied them the right.
28.10.2010 Belarus: Repressions against youth activists should stop
Paris-Minsk, 26 October, 2010 - FIDH and its member organisation in Belarus, Human rights Center Viasna, express their concern regarding the Belarusian authorities’ groundless and growing repression toward certain political activists, in particular those from anarchist and anti-fascist youth movements.