ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 13, VIKTAR IVASHKEVICH STARTS HIS SENTENCE TERM IN BARANAVICHY
Today, December 13, Viktar Ivashkevich was notified that he should come on Monday, December 15, to start serving his term in Baranavichy. Ivashkevich, editor-in-chief of Rabochy newspaper, had been sentenced to 2 years of forced labor for "libel against the President".
Ivashkevich plans his departure for 12 p.m. at BPF office.
According to Ivashkevich, chief editor of Baranavichy independent newspaper Intex-Press proposed him a job of a journalist. However, it is difficult to say, if the administration of the penalty center approves that kind of employment.