20 white-red-white flags seized from Moladz BPF leader

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National flags were seized from the flat of Andrus Krachko by policemen who didn't draw up a report.

On the eve of the Freedom Day celebration 20 white-red-white flags were sezied from the place of the leader of "Moladz BPF" (1 to 2 metre) and 500 flags with symbols of this organisation and "Pahonya" coat of arms.

Krachko told to BelaPAN that the accident took place on March 24 in Karbyshau Street, Minsk. The car in which Krachko's acquaintance gave him flags, was oneped by two policemen, in uniform and in mufti.

"The stated that I was selling a mobile phone to my interlocutor, though in fact it was a pretext. Flags were seized without a report being drawn up. I was offered to come to the police department of Tsentralny district in the morning," the activist said.

At the same time special services men came to the flat where Krachko lives. They brought a summons to the session of the court on March 25 at 9 a.m. The leader of "Moladz BPF" says it is connected to the rally of solidarity held in October Sqaure in Minsk on March 16".

"All in all, these are attempts to spoil our holiday, Freedom Day," Krachko said.