News for 4 Feb 2014
04.02.2014 Baranavichy: human rights defender appeals to Constitutional Court
Human rights activist Siarhei Housha wrote a letter to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Belarus. He reports that the Human Rights Committee of the United Nations (hereinafter HRC Committee) adopted two positive decision on his appeals.
04.02.2014 Vital Rymasheuski is summoned to police
Co-chair of the organizing committee of the party "Belarusian Christian Democracy" Vital Rymashevski has received a subpoena to the Savetski District Police Department of Minsk for February 7.
04.02.2014 Baranavichy District Executive Committee conceals information about the establishment of PECs
Baranavichy District Executive Committee conceals information about the electoral process. Such conclusion was made by a human rights activist Siarhei Housha who tried to get at least any information about the sitting of the executive committee for establishment of precinct election commissions appointed on February 3.
04.02.2014 Residents of Slonim ask authorities to permit shedding
They follow advice of police officers, who detained young people sledding down the hill on Friday.
04.02.2014 Hlybokaye activists bid for Constitution Day picket
The action is organized by the local civil society activists Yaraslau Bernikovich and Zmitser Lupach, who decided to run for the regional and the district council at the current elections.
04.02.2014 BATE fan: “At the police station I was shown a photo and told that I was in it”
One of the fans BATE anonymously told Radio “Liberty” how the police were persecuting Barysau fans of the football club BATE for holding an action of solidarity with the Ukrainian protesters.
04.02.2014 BPF members in Pinsk district refuse to run in “elections”
Members of the BPF party from Pinsk announced their final decision at the regional assembly of the party in Brest.