News for 6 Nov 2008
06.11.2008 Mahiliou: 18-year-old activist is expelled from last year of lyceum
18-year-old activist Stanislau Senakosau has been expelled from Mahiliou professional lyceum #2. According to him, it was revenge for his political activities, while the administration of the lyceum states that the reason is a rude violation of discipline.
06.11.2008 Ales Bialiatski: ‘Belarusian authorities harass human rights activists for their firm and unwavering position’
On 3-4 November in Strasbourg a conference ‘Situation of human rights activists in Council of Europe countries’ organized by the Commissioner on Human Rights of the Council of Europe’s office.
06.11.2008 Interrogation of ‘Young Front’ members
It looks like a new criminal case against members of Polatsk branch of ‘Young Front’ is being prepared.
06.11.2008 Participants of action against foreign travel restrictions are beaten by police
The leaders and activists of the Belarusian opposition who tried to bring address to the authorities of Belarus to the Internal Affairs Ministry and the General Prosecutor’s Office with a request to authorize their travelling outside Belarus were beaten up by policemen in mufti.