Andrei Tsianiuta arrested for 7 days

2008 2008-09-25T14:25:00+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en

Chyhunachny court of Homel considered the administrative charges against youth activist Andrei Tsianiuta and sentenced him to 7 days of arrest and a fine of 700, 000 BYR (about 350 USD). This way the Young Front member was punished for holding an action on the Day of the City.


Tsianiuta unfolded the white-red-white flag during the official ceremony near the Ice Palace.


On September 23rd Tsianiuta was detained on a train to Minsk. The police accused the youth activist of avoiding the trial and kept him in the detention center until the trial.