“European Belarus” activist sentenced to 5 days of arrest for handing out “Charter'97” newspaper

2012 2012-09-06T17:18:05+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en http://spring96.org/files/images/sources/kraty.img.jpg The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Aliaksei Tsioply, an activist of the “European Belarus”, was detained by the riot police near the “Kupalauskaya” metro station on 5 September. Several copies of the “Charter'97” newspaper were found in his bag.

The detainee was guarded to the Tsentralny District Police Station of Minsk. As it became known today, he was found guilty of violating Article 23.4 of the Code of Administrative Offenses, “insubordination to lawful demands of police officers” and sentenced to five days of arrest by Judge Yasinovich.

Source: charter97.org