Brest prosecutor’s office to close down local independent trade union

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Brest city authorities, together with Brest city prosecutor’s office, are going to close down the local office of the Free Belarusian Trade Union at Brest State University, Euroradio reports, quoting the trade union’s leader Valiantsin Lazarenkau.
According to Mr. Lazarenkau, he has been summoned to the local prosecutor’s office and ordered to provide a list of the organization’s members.
Since 2005, over 30 members of the trade union have been forced to leave their jobs after their working contracts had been cancelled.