Svislach court convicts activists

2012 2012-10-30T20:15:05+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
Ales Krot. Photo by

Ales Krot. Photo by

The Court of the town of Svislach, Hrodna region, sentenced Ms. Stanislava Husakova to three days of administrative arrest on charges of staging an illegal protest on 27 October, Day of Remembrance of the Heroes of the 1863 anti-Russian Uprising.

Stanislava Husakova was detained by Svislach police alongside with three more opposition activists: Vital Lopasau, Ales Krot and Vitold Ashurak.

Vital Ashurak has been sentenced to a fine of 6 mln. rubles. Ales Krot and Vitold Ashurak are yet to stand trials, local human rights defender Viktar Sazonau reports.