News for 5 May 2009
05.05.2009 Police don’t know what to do with detained entrepreneurs
On 5 May at about 10.40 a.m. the head of the entrepreneurs’ organization Perspective Anatol Shumchanka and his deputies Viktar Chaikouski and Volha Krumina were detained by the police in Kasmanautau Strip while getting out of the car.
05.05.2009 Fined for anti-draft banner
The youth activist Siarhei Kliuyeu was fined 175 000 Belarusian rubles for having hung out a banner in Minsk on 23 February.
05.05.2009 Homel: police visit oppositionists’ apartments
Homel police are visiting opposition activists living near the supposed place of meeting of Lukashenka and Yushchenko.
05.05.2009 Action of solidarity with Mikalai Autukhovich: day four
The action of solidarity with political prisoner Mikalai Autukhovich, who has gone on hunger strike, continued in Minsk on 4 May.