Artur Finkevich is fined for spreading leaflets

2009 2009-06-30T17:54:33+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

The leader of Young Belarus Artur Finkevich was detained ahead of a street action and accused of spreading leaflets calling to take part in rallies.

On 26 June court marshals tried to enter the apartment of Young Belarus leader Artur Finkevich. They were knocking at the door and questioning neighbors.

According to judicial decisions of Pershamaiski and Savetski district courts of Minsk, Artur Finkevich must pay a fine about 300 dollars, RFE/RL. The youth activist was fined for spreading leaflets.

Mr. Finkevich said he wasn’t able to pay the fine but would try to find money in the nearest time.