Hrodna: police disrupt picket against early voting

2010 2010-12-16T00:46:54+0200 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

The members of Uladzimir Niakliayeu's electoral team from Hrodna Aleh Kalinkou and Kiryl Semianchuk held a picket against early voting near Hrodna State Agrarian University.

They were standing there holding posters which said ‘Student! Don't Vote Early!’. A police car arrived in half an hour. The picketers were guarded to the Leninski District Police Department of Hrodna, put down their personal data and then let them go.

Similar actions were held by Niakliayeu's activists in Brest. near Brest State University and Brest State Technical University. However, no picketers were detained there.

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