News for 25 Feb 2011
25.02.2011 Mazyr KGB interrogate independent observer Tseliapun
On 24 February KGB Mazyr officer Vasil Prykhodzka interrogated local pro-dem activist Uladzimir Tseliapun, who had maintained election observation during the 2010 presidential campaign.
25.02.2011 More interrogations by police and KGB
On 24 February Brest police interrogated local entrepreneur Stanislau Fedzko. The interrogator inquired about the businessman’s participation in the 19 December protest.
25.02.2011 First “Dec.19” sentence is appealed
Ihar Papkouski, Vasil Parfyankous’ lawyer has appealed his client’s sentence pronounced on February 17.
25.02.2011 Kastus Shytal to stand trial for breaking electoral legislation
He is accused of asking a professional lyceum student whether he came to vote early voluntarily, when he was an observer at the election.
25.02.2011 President Lukashenka dismisses petition for pardon by two death convicts
President Lukashenka has dismissed the petition for pardon by Andrei Burdyka and Aleh Hryshkautsou, said deputy chair of Hrodna Regional Prosecutor’s Office Mrs. Sviatlana Rakhman in an ONT TV channel program “Nonclassified Materials” on 22 February.
25.02.2011 Activist involved in anarchists’ case faces charges for hacker attacks
Aliaksandr Frantskevich, one of the accused in so-called “anarchists” case currently in custody in Minsk pre-trial prison #1 in Valadarski Street, is now facing additional charges for hacker attacks on the official web-site of Navapolatsk town executive committee.