Belarusian Popular Front banned from holding a rally in Slutsk

2012 2012-11-28T18:44:45+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en

The Slutsk District Executive Committee prohibited the BPF party to carry out a rally on 1 December on occasion of the anniversary of the Slutsk Uprising.

The BPF chairperson Aliaksei Yanukevich and the leader of the Slutsk party branch Vital Amialkovich applied for the authorization of the rally on 15 November, RFE/RL reports. Representatives of “For Freedom” movement, “Razam” solidarity movement and “Young Front” were expected to take part in the rally.

Bear in mind that activists of the Conservative Christian Party BPF were allowed to mark the 92th anniversary of the Slutsk Uprising on 25 November.