Brest: missing activist found at detention center

2012 2012-09-05T16:58:44+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Vital Koush was found by his parents and wife. This was reported by human rights activist Raman Kisliak. According to him, the relatives of Vital revisit Brest district police department and the city detention center. There the staff confirmed that Vital Koush is into custody, reports "Euroradio".

The policemen said that Vital Koush is suspected of committing a criminal offense. Other details are not yet known. Charges must be announced within 10 days of detention, said Raman Kisliak.

Bear in mind that on 1 September Vital Koush was detained in a village near Brest by five unknown men in tracksuits. They knocked the activists of the youth movement on the ground and kicked. It happened in front of his wife and young son. According to Zhanna Koush, the people didn’t introduce themselves, put her husband in a white Lada, and left. At first, at the police department and the detention center relatives was told that Vital had not been brought to them.


слухаць Радыё рацыя Міжнародная федэрацыя правоў чалавека Беларуская Інтэрнэт-Бібліятэка КАМУНІКАТ Грамадзкі вэб-архіў ВЫТОКІ Антидискриминационный центр АДЦ 'Мемориал' Беларускі Праўны Партал Межрегиональная правозащитная группа - Воронеж/Черноземье
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