Chair of Pro-Lukashenka Youth Union Joins Zubr, Gets Displaced from His Post

2004 2004-03-04T10:00:00+0200 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

On 3 March pro-governmental youth union (BRSM) organization of Baranavichy College of Light Industry held a session, and displaced its head Mikita Sasim from his post. On the initiative of Mikita Sasim, the college organization joined the Zubr opposition movement.
Press-service of the Zubr movement reports, the session did not have the quorum in order to make this decision. At the same time, the session was attended by the first secretary of Brest region BRSM branch, and secretary of Baranavichy city branch of BRSM. According to Mikita Sasim, the session was attended by less than 40 members, while it was necessary to have 60 members to secure the quorum. Mikita Sasim considered the meeting not law competent and left.