News for 4 Oct 2007
04.10.2007 About 30 000 Entrepreneurs on Strike
On 2 October an action of protest took place all over Belarus. It was supported by entrepreneurs of Slutsk, Svetlahorsk, Baranavichy, Rechytsa, Slonim, Pinsk, Babruisk, Vitsebsk, Pruzhany, Uzda and Barysau. The people came to their working places, but did not work. A distinct feature of the action was support from the side of entrepreneurs of large exhibition centers of Minsk.
04.10.2007 Nasta Azarka Fined again
On 3 October Niasvizh district court fined an activist of the democratic youth opposition Anastasiya Azarka 961 000 Belarusian rubles (about 447 US dollars) for alleged hooliganism.
04.10.2007 System Failure of Viasna’s Site Is Being Liquidated
Since the afternoon of 3 October till the afternoon of 4 October the website of the Human Rights Center Viasna has been blocked for technical reasons. At present it is being restored, that’s why we beg your pardon for possible errors on its pages.