News for 16 Dec 2008
16.12.2008 Five youth activists detained in Minsk
Five youth activists of Young Belarus movement were detained in Minsk.<0}
16.12.2008 Riot police detained church minister for evangelization
Minister of New Life Church (Full Gospel Churches Association) Siarhei Lukanin was detained by riot policemen for evangelization in Minsk.
16.12.2008 Prosecutor's General office issues official warning for newspaper article
The Prosecutor's General office officially warned Anatol Liabedzka and Mikhail Pashkevich
16.12.2008 KGB officers blackmail activist’s mother
KGB officers threatened the mother of Young Front member Yulian Misiukevich with expulsion of her son from university if she refused to appear on BT state TV channel.
16.12.2008 Decision about Ivan Shyla’s ability to serve in military postponed
The sitting of the medical commission, which is to make a decision about Ivan Shyla’s ability to serve in the military, is postponed again.
16.12.2008 Young Front members receive reprimand
Young Front activists Tatsiana Shaputska and Nasta Loika, law students of Belarusian State University, were reprimanded for participation in an unsanctioned picket near Dzerzhynski’s monument on November 7th.
16.12.2008 Another Detention for Distributing "Novy Chas"
Distributor of independent newspaper detained at local administration