UCPB activist detained in Miadzel
Andrei Abalevich, activist of the United Civic Party of Belarus, was distributing leaflets during the official Independence Day meeting on July 3.
The action called We Are Together, was meant to help people solve their daily problems. Abalevich had managed to distribute several hundred leaflets, when he was detained and taken to Miadzel District Police Department. As a result, the police were not able to find the article of the Criminal Code that Abalevich had violated. He was made to give written explanations and finally released.