News for 3 May 2016
03.05.2016 One detainee in ‘cyclists’ case’ released, another still in custody
Stas Kanavalau, who was detained during a brutal dispersal of the Critical Mass cycling event on April 29, has been released from the detention facility. He has not faced formal charges yet, but was forced to sign a commitment to appear for interrogations as part of a criminal case opened following the incident.
03.05.2016 US Department of State congratulates Viasna on 20th anniversary
The United States Department of State has congratulated the Human Rights Center "Viasna" on the 20th anniversary of its founding.