News for 28 Dec 2010
28.12.2010 Activists and journalist summoned to KGB
The KGB keeps harassing civil and political activists by summoning them to interrogations in the “mass riots” criminal case.
28.12.2010 Flat of UCP leader Anatol Lyabedzka is searched
The flat of the leader of the United Civil Party Anatol Lyabedzka is being searched now. Lyabedzka’s son Artsyom is in his father’s flat now. He managed to make a phone call to the UCP office and informed about the search.
28.12.2010 Baranavichy HR defender receives predictable reply from CEC
Baranavichy human rights activist Siarhei Housha received a reply to his complaint signed by the Central Election Commission chair Lidziya Yarmoshyna.
28.12.2010 Two more suspects in “mass riots” criminal case
Two more opposition activists have been declared suspects in the “mass riots” criminal case, initiated following the 19 December protest rally in Minsk.
28.12.2010 Minsk court convicts six persons
On 27 December, Minsk Maskouski Court sentenced five youth activists, together with unknown teenager, to 10 days of administrative arrest each for alleged participating in illegal rallies between 19 and 24 December in Minsk.
28.12.2010 Activist Lazar released
Dzianis Lazar, activist of the Young Front youth opposition movement, previously charged with “disorderly conduct”, has been released from the KGB Minsk pre-trial prison.