Minsk: Mikita Chumilau Sentenced to Arrest for ‘Freedom to Milinkevich!’ Poster

2006 2006-05-03T10:00:00+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

According to the friends of the student of Minsk Radio-Electronic College Mikita Chumilau, on 1 May, after the action of solidarity with political prisoners, he was detained for the poster ‘Freedom to Milinkevich!’ together with another activist, who had the poster ‘Freedom to Kazulin!’. Today Mr Chumilau was sentenced to unknown term of administrative arrest. The duty policemen of the detention center in Akrestsin street confirmed that the center accepted Chumilau, but refused to tell the number of days he would spend there.