Authorities Demand 125 Million Rubles from Participants of Entrepreneurs’ Action

2008 2008-03-13T17:43:51+0200 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

The Young Front activist Uladzimir Siarheyeu, accused of organization of the protest rally of entrepreneurs, was invited to come to the investigation department of Minsk city executive committee for familiarization with the materials of the criminal case on 14 March.

14 active participants of the entrepreneurs rally received official charges. The member of the youth organization Young Democrats Mikhail Pashkevich began to learn the case materials yesterday. According to him, the case consists of three parts.

The 14 young people are accused of riot organization, disruption of work of enterprises. They are also demanded to pay 124.7 million rubles. None of the persons involved in the case don’t know why such an accusation and such a big sum of the claim appeared.