Homel police detained social activist for distributing information for owners of private houses

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The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

March 10 in Homel the police detained an activist of the public initiative “Our Alternative” Andrei Papou who distributed the informational booklets “Don't Let Them Cheat You”, with information about the laws related to the dismantlement of private houses on the order of the authorities.

The activist was taken to the Savetski District Police Department of Homel and questioned. There is still no information whether he has been given any charges.

Recently, activists of “Our Alternative” have distributed similar booklets all over the city within the frames of the campaign “Defend Your Property”, but no one has been detained.