Hrodna: KGB Agents Search Flat of Human Rights Activist Uladzimir Khilmanovich and Confiscate Computer Equipment

2006 2006-05-11T10:00:00+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

At 1 p.m. on 11 May five agents of Hrodna KGB branch came to the flat of the human rights activist Uladzimir Khilmanovich. They presented to him a search warrant that was signed by Minsk City Prosecutor’s Office and searched the flat. The search lasted for 3 hours and was connected to the investigative activities on the criminal case that was brought against members of the public initiative Partnership. As a result they confiscated from Mr Khilmanovich the computer equipment, printer and Xerox machine and documents of the public association Leu Sapeha Foundation, which Mr Khilmanovich is the vice-chair of.

After this another group of KGB agents came to Uladzimir Khilmanovich and showed to him a warrant for search of another private flat, where the investigation believed the materials of Partnership could be stored. Mr Khilmanovich had to go there with them. As a result of the search the KGB workers confiscated computer equipment, CDs and diskettes that belonged to the human rights activists Uladzimir Khilmanovich and Uladzimir Sazonau.

слухаць Радыё рацыя Міжнародная федэрацыя правоў чалавека Беларуская Інтэрнэт-Бібліятэка КАМУНІКАТ Грамадзкі вэб-архіў ВЫТОКІ Антидискриминационный центр АДЦ 'Мемориал' Беларускі Праўны Партал Межрегиональная правозащитная группа - Воронеж/Черноземье
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