Dzmitry Dashkevich and Eduard Lobau transferred to Zhodzina jail

2011 2011-01-03T17:08:45+0200 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
Belarusian prison

Belarusian prison

The Young Front leaders Dzmitry Dashkevich, Dzianis Lazar and Eduard Lobau had been detained on 18 December in Minsk on fabricated charges (Article 339, part 3 of the Criminal Code – malignant hooliganism) and have been kept in jail since then. According to the investigation, the accused ‘have groundlessly and deliberately beaten a man with fists and a crowbar.

On 28 December morning Dzianis Lazar was released and all charges against him were lifted. Dashkevich and Lobau didn’t receive any charges, but the term of their detention was extended for ten days.