In Mahilou two activists of the Zubr resistance movement were punished for the action they staged outside the Mahilou KGB office in commemoration of the anniversary of the disappearance of the former Minister of Interior of Belarus Iury Zakharanka

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The picket was prevented by the police that detained 12 people, and made detention reports.
After this, Iauhien Suvorau and Andrei Razumkou were again detained by the police for distributing the independent newspaper Vybar in the central streets of Mahilou, and taken to the police station and then to the court that dealt with their participation in the 7 May action.
According to Radio Liberty, the court found guilty the Zubr activists of having taken part in an unauthorized event and insubordination to the police, and imposed large fines on them: Andrei Razumkou will have to pay 20 basic units, and Iauhien Suvorau – 25, which is more than 500 thousand rubles.