UCP member Anton Zhylko detained in Minsk

2013 2013-10-17T17:55:09+0300 2013-10-17T17:55:09+0300 en http://spring96.org/files/images/sources/shylko.jpg The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
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Anton Zhylko

Anton Zhylko

Anton Zhylko, activist of the United Civil Party, was detained today at the entrance to the MAZ plant while distributing the UCP’s newsletter Holas Rozumu ("Voice of Reason"), which calls to fight for fair elections.

According to another UCP activist, who managed to escape from the police, "Anton was detained by a patrol 10 minutes after the start of the action. The police arrived quickly, apparently, the patrol was driving nearby."