BCD member got detained in Hrodna

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The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

As reported by the head of Hrodna branch of the Belarusian Christian Democracy, Mikola Bausiuk, Hrodna police detained a BCD member Siarhei Verameyenka who was heading to the party office in 48 Budzionny Street with a packet of leaflets.

At the office entrance he was stopped by two people in mufti who introduced themselves as policemen. Mr. Verameyenka was detained before the eyes of fellow party members and guarded to the police station.

The leaflets contained calls to support political prisoners. BCD members intended to distribute them within the framework of the campaign "Write a letter to a political prisoner".