News for 12 Mar 2013
12.03.2013 Babruisk castle under the treat of destruction
Babruisk civil activists launched a campaign for the protection of Babruisk castle, one of the oldest military monuments of the city.
12.03.2013 Prisoner cut his veins while serving arrest term in Akrestsin Street
On 9 March Andrei Ch. who was serving an administrative arrest term at the delinquents' isolation center in Akrestsin Street, cut his veins, demanding medical assistance.
12.03.2013 Bialynichy activists hold action in support of political prisoners
On 12 March, civil activists of Bialynichy wrote letters and postcards of solidarity to political prisoners within the framework of the "Wave of Solidarity" campaign, held by the Belarusian Christian Democracy Party.
12.03.2013 "Alternative" activist started collecting signatures for construction of monument to Kalinouski in Minsk
The youth alternative organization "Alternative" (registered in Latvia) started collecting signatures under the proposal to the authorities to erect a monument to Kastus Kalinouski.
12.03.2013 Investigation into Haidukou's case extended for another month
"They have extended the investigation until 8 April. Each time the investigation is prolonged for a month. Nobody knows any details of the case," says Volha Haidukova, the mother of Navapolatsk activist charged with "high treason in the form of intelligence activities".
12.03.2013 Another ban on a mass event issued in Vitsebsk
Vitsebsk City Executive Committee refused to authorize the rally in honor of the 150th anniversary of the uprising of Kastus Kalinouski, planned by Yan Dziarzhautsau, a member of the Conservative-Christian Party "Belarusian Popular Front".