News for 5 May 2010
05.05.2010 Another recruitment attempt by security services
In the second half of April, a KGB officer who introduced himself as Aliaksandr, phoned to the TV cameraman Kanstantsin Zamirouski and invited him for a meeting. As far as the latter couldn’t guess about the reasons for the meeting, it happened in a building in Karl Marx Street.
05.05.2010 Complaint of Assembly of Pro-Democratic NGOs dismissed by Supreme Court
The Supreme Court of Belarus declared the decision concerning the complaint of the Belarusian Assembly of pro-democratic NGOs against the refusal of the Ministry of Justice to register it. Predictably enough, the complaint wasn’t granted.
05.05.2010 Minsk authorities ban picket in memory of Yury Zakharanka
This time, the authorities motivated their denial in the following way: ‘holding of mass events is not allowed at the distance of less than 200 meters from pedestrian underpasses, metro stations’, ucpb.org informs.
05.05.2010 Inter-Parliamentary Union reminds authorities about disappearance of Hanchar and Krasouski
The Governing Council of the Inter-Parliamentary Union unanimously adopted the resolution on disappeared Belarusian opposition leaders.
05.05.2010 Belarusian internet cafes bound to store users’ browsing history
This requirement is contained in the decree of the government number 647 of 29 April 2010.