New information about the detention of Zubr activists in Mahilou

2005 2005-11-17T10:00:00+0200 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

According to the information of Uladzimier Krauchanka, the head of the Mahilou branch of BHC about 30 ZUBR activists were detained (almost all of those who have at least once faced administrative charges were detained).
The trial over the activists Andrei Palud and Iauhien Suvorau, detained on 16 November, is due to take place in Leninski Court of Mahilou.
Valadar Tsurpanau was detained in his own apartment and taken to Kastrychnitski DDIA "for a preemptive talk”. The police officers did not allow the detained activist’s representative Barys Bukhel to attend the talk. After three hours of talk, V.Tsurpanau was not released. B.Bukhel was told that now he was being interrogated as a witness. V.Tsurpanau has been kept in Kastrychnitski DDIA for over 5 hours.