Pinsk Activists Appeal Court Verdicts

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The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

According to BelaPAN informational agency

On 12 April Brest regional court will consider the appeals of the Pinsk activists Kanstantsin Chuvak and Aliaksandr Ramanovich against the court verdicts for their administrative arrest.

According to the human rights activist Raman Kisliak, Aliaksandr Ramanovich was detained on 20 March in Pinsk by two persons in mufti. They didn’t introduce themselves and started pulling him into their car. On 22 March the activist was tried by Pinsk city court, was found guilty in petty hooliganism and sentenced to arrest. On 22 March the police detained Kanstantsin Chuvak near Pinsk city police department. On 23 March the court sentenced him to 3 days of jail under the same charges.