Brest court turns down claim by local activist

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Brest Leninski Court turned down a complaint lodged by Uladzimir Andrashchuk against a city executive committee official Viachaslau Khafizau, following a ban to hold a demonstration on the International Human Rights Day on 10 December 2009, European Radio for Belarus reports.

The claimant says he is especially indignant at the authorities’ decision to consider the application in his absence.