Biaroza human rights defenders intend to mark anniversary of Independence Declaration by picketing

2014 2014-07-04T23:56:00+0300 2014-07-05T03:58:16+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Human rights defenders Siarhei Rusetski and Tamara Shchapiotkina filed an application for holding a picket on July 27 to remind Belarusian citizens about the Declaration of State Sovereignty of Belarus, adopted 24 years ago by the Supreme Council.

The picket is designed for ten people, the stated place is the central stadium of Biaroza.

Apart from reminding the people of the Declaration, the human rights activists are going to protest against the deployment of Russian military bases on the territory of Belarus. They believe their presence is a danger to the country's sovereignty. One of the goals of the picket is to express solidarity with political prisoners and demanding their release.

Applications for service picket aimed at housing, hospital and police station.