Participant of Halloween Celebration Transferred from Prison to Hospital

2007 2007-11-05T18:19:22+0200 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Valiantsin Sakalouski, who was sentenced to 10 days of arrest on 2 November for having taken part in celebrating Halloween in Minsk, is placed to clinical hospital #11.

He has an acute exacerbation of pancreatitis. After he was detained together with his friends, for 2 days they were kept without food in the remand prison in Akrestsin Street, RFE/RL informs. V. Sakalouski’s mother believes that deterioration of his health has been caused by police treatment.