Two Persons Detained for Spreading Fly-sheets with Description of Falsification Mechanism

2004 2004-11-08T10:00:00+0200 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

On 7 November in the town of Babruysk there took place a meeting in honor of October revolution. Two persons were detained while handing out the fly-sheets where the mechanisms of the falsification of the election and the referendum were described. These were the veteran of WWII, 83-year-old Mikhail Meziak and Yury Radzimowski.

The vice-head of Babruyski Leninski Borough Administration on ideology Markachaw actively helped the police to detain them. The police took the detainees to a police point and kept them there for two hours. They composed protocols of violation of article 172.3 of the Code of administrative Violations – distribution of printed production without issue data.