Six “Zubr” Activists Detained in Barysaw

2004 2004-05-17T10:00:00+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

On 16 May six activists of “Zubr” movement were detained in Barysaw for handing out the unregistered newspaper “Nasha Slova”, issued by Frantsysk Skaryna Belarusian Language Society. Reports for violation of Article 172 of the Code of Administrative Violations (distribution of production with no issue data) were composed against two detainees despite of the fact that the issue data stood in the newspaper. In three hours all of the detained persons were released.