News for 4 Oct 2013
04.10.2013 Viktar Ivashkevich died
The well-known political activist Viktar Ivashkevich was born on 21 September 1959 in Minsk.
04.10.2013 Letters stop coming from Mikalai Autukhovich
As said by several adherents of the party “Belarusian Christian Democracy” to its press-secretary, Dzianis Sadouski, they have ceased to receive letters from the political prisoner, noting the absence of letters from him and his failure to answer several letters, which has never happened before.
04.10.2013 Mahiliou police interfere with the distribution of the bulletin “Social-democrat”
On 4 October an activist of the Belarusian Social Democratic Party (Hramada) Ales Serdziukou, who handed out the party bulletin, was forcibly led out of the market of car details located on the Homel highway.
04.10.2013 Pinsk Jewish society outraged at the acts of vandalism in the city
In the past few days in Pinsk a memorial sign in the place of a ghetto of the World War II, was desecrated, and a swastika was pained on the building of the Jewish educational center.
04.10.2013 Mahiliou activists of the Trade Union of Radio Electronic Industry are prohibited to hold their picket
The women wanted to protest against the actions of the lawyer Natallia Zakharchanka and the verdict of Judge of the Leninski District Court of Minsk Halina Tarasava about their eviction from the dormitory of "Building Trust No. 12" without providing alternative accommodation to stay.
04.10.2013 Invitation to the presentation of the sociological research “Crime and Punishment in the Eyes of the Society”
On the eve of the World day against Death Penalty at the initiative of the Moscow office of Penal Reform International (Penal Reform International) in Minsk a presentation of the survey “Crime and Punishment in the Eyes of the Society” was presented.