Participants of 7 November anti-Communist action near Lenin monument sentenced to arrest
On 8 November the Maskouski District Court of
Minsk tried the activists of the “Young Front” Mikhail Muski, Siarhei Paval and
Raman Vasiliieu who had thrown eggs at the monument to Lenin on Nezalezhnasts
Square in Minsk during the 7 November action which was held by communists to
honor an anniversary of the October revolution.
The defendants were found guilty of “disorderly conduct” (Article 17.1 of the Code of Administrative Offenses). Muski was tried by Judge Kazak, Siarhei Paval – by Judge Siamakhina and Vasiliieu – by Judge Yauhen Khatkevich. Muski and Paval were sentenced to 7 days of arrest, Vasiliieu – to 10 days.