News on the topic: provocation
13.10.2015 Barysaŭ: football fans get sentenced to fines
At 4 p.m., the administrative cases against the football fans Zmitser Khvedaruk, Vital Budzko and Yury (surname unknown) were considered at the Barysaŭ District Court by Judge A. Bolatau.
07.10.2015 Investigation of case of graffiti artists extended until November
These days, a suspect in the “graffiti case” Yaraslau Ulyanenkau has received a notice from the Investigative Committee about the extension of the preliminary investigation.
15.08.2015 Dzmitry Dashkevich disproves BT TV channel information
BT propagandists launched another deceptive story.
12.08.2015 Ihar Alinevich faces another disciplinary punishment in correctional colony
According to the information, reported to the Human Rights Center “Viasna” by the mother of Ihar Alinevich, Valiantsina Alinevich, the political prisoner is waiting for a decision about a new disciplinary punishment.
12.08.2015 Leanid Sudalenka goes to court to find who pays interest to his income
August 11, Saviecki District Court of Homieĺ, chaired by Judge Yury Valashynenka, held a preliminary hearing on the complaint of a human rights activist Leanid Sudalenka against the demand of the tax inspectorate to provide information about his assets and income for the past ten years "for official use only".
12.08.2015 Hrodna journalist asks police to find online detractors
August 11, Hrodna journalist Andrei Mialeshka filed a written appeal to the Kastryčnicki District Police Department of Hrodna, asking to identify the persons who distributed defaming information and insults in his address at stopopp.com.
06.08.2015 Kličaŭ authorities terrorize BCD founders
In Kličaŭ district, local and regional authorities terrorize the people who have signed for the establishment of the Party “Belarusian Christian Democracy”. As said by the coordinator of the organizing committee of the Belarusian Christian Democracy in Mahilioŭ region, Taisiya Kabanchuk, first of all it concerns new people, who didn't put their signatures earlier.
04.08.2015 Brest journalist Aliaksandr Liauchuk gets his phone blocked despite repaid fine
According to the journalist, an SMS-message from the telephone company MTS came to the phone which is used by his seven-year old daughter. By this message the user was informed that the telephone number would be blocked on court decision.
03.08.2015 Hrodna: collector of signatures for Liabedzka attacked by a stranger
August 3 in the suburb of Farty in Hrodna, an unknown man assaulted Mikalai Voran, a collector of signatures for Anatol Liabedzka. He approached the electoral picket in a taxi several times, shouted out pro-Russian slogans and that he was Russian, charging on Mikalai Voran. The activist called the police, but the offender retired.
15.07.2015 Educational institutions of Brest join intimidation of local activists
At first Palina and Andrei Sharenda were summoned to the prosecutor's office. Later, representatives of the education department of the local executive committee tried to get into their apartment in order to find in what conditions they were upbringing their 6-year-old son.
13.07.2015 Tax inspectors don't say who ordered to persecute human rights defender
The tax office of Homel's Savetski district cancelled its previous decision that Leanid Sudalenka must declare his income and assets.
09.06.2015 Administrative case against Rečyca fans "surfaced" for third time
As reported by Rečyca Uncensored, June 8 Rečyca Town Court again considered the administrative case of soccer fan Maksim Malinouski, accused of dirty swearing and ignoring the comments of passers-by on April 19. The trial was postponed again, this time to June 15, due to the failure of the alleged witnesses of the incident to appear at the trial.
04.06.2015 Statement of Freedom House concerning assault on HR organizations in Grozny, Chechnya
“The second attack in six months on Grozny office of the Committee Against Torture and destruction of property shows the Russian government to be either complicit in violence against human rights groups, or unable to ensure their protection,” said Susan Corke, director of Eurasia programs.
03.06.2015 Attack on human rights organizations in Grozny
In Grozny, May 3, unidentified persons destroyed the office of the human rights organization "Committee against Torture". The office staff managed to escape through the window.
15.05.2015 Kryčaŭ residents continues to seek punishment of policeman for forgery
May 11, Kryčaŭ resident Mikalai Fedarenka appealed to the prosecutor of Kryčaŭ district, asking to investigate the destruction of the register of visitors of Kryčaŭ District Police Department for 2014 and find out the exact date of its destruction. In case of violations of law and other regulations of the Republic of Belarus on the part of officials of the Kryčaŭ DPD he asks to prosecute them because, according to the order of Minister of Internal Affairs the register of visits is to be kept for three years, and later put in the archive.