Mikalai Aharodnik detained in Baranavichy

2006 2006-07-18T10:00:00+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

As the human rights center Viasna was reported by a human rights activist Syarhei Housha, on July 16 at 12 noon near the hotel Haryzont in Baranavichy Mikalay Aharodnik was detained. He was returning from a holiday. To the questions of a policeman he answered in Belarusian. Because of that he was taken to the police department for identification, and there a report was drawn up against him for alleged insubordination to police. A trial was scheduled for July 17, but policemen were absent, and the trial was postponed.

Mikalay Aharodnik has lodged a complaint to the prosecutors office against the actions of policemen who had violated his rights.
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