Aleh Hnechyk’s Parents Demand to Punish Policemen

2003 2003-07-28T10:00:00+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

At night between 22 and 23 July in Frantsysk Skaryna Avenue in Minsk the police detained three “Young Front” activists who were posting fly-sheets of their organization and the newspaper “Nasha Niva”. As parents of under aged Aleh Hnechyk state, at the police station the policemen illegally detained their son for more than three hours and severely beat him.

According to Radio “Liberty”, they have already sued to Minsk Savetski Borough Prosecutor’s Office, demanding to find and punish those policemen.