News for 6 Dec 2007
06.12.2007 Homel: Authorities Warn Entrepreneur
An activist of the movement 'For Free Business' Iryna Kaminskaya has been summonsed to Homel oblast executive committee and warned that he would be taken to account for mass riot, in the case it will come to this on 10 December.
06.12.2007 Police Threaten to Siarzhuk Huminski
Several days ago the police paid a visit to the parents of the Young Front activist Siarzhuk Huminski.
06.12.2007 Salihorsk: Activists interrogated on New Criminal Case against Ivan Shyla
By 7 December Salihorsk prosecutor’s office must finish the check-up on a criminal case against Ivan Shyla. Bear in mind that on 7 December the youth activists of Salihorsk held the action ‘Put Communism to Tribunal’ and were detained by the police, who used force. Later an administrative commission gave to them small fines. A criminal case was brought against the youth leader Ivan Shyla. He is charged with ‘resistance to the police’. He says that it is impossible to ‘resist’ with one’s arms twisted.
06.12.2007 Vital Stazharau Fined
Savetski district court of Minsk has considered an administrative case against the activist of the 'Young Democrats' Vital Stazharau. Yesterday Stazharau was detained at Kamarouski market for handing out leaflets with invitations to the meeting of entrepreneurs that will take place on 10 December in Kastrychnitskaya Square.
06.12.2007 Andrei Klimau Meets with Family
On 1-4 December the political prisoner Andrei Klimau had the first meeting with his wife Tatsiana Klimava and his son Stas in Mazyr colony. Andrei’s mother, a disabled person of the second category, could not come to her son, as she cannot make such a long trip.
06.12.2007 40 000 Signatures for Amendment of Law On Religion
According to Siarhei Lukanin, the spokesman of the campaign of freedom of conscience, about 40.000 signatures have been collected for amendment of the law 'On religious organizations and freedom of conscience'.
06.12.2007 Ministry of Justice Doesn’t Understand Christian Values
The Justice Ministry of Belarus has refused registration to the social pubic association ‘Belarusian Christian Democracy’.