News for 28 Jun 2010
28.06.2010 In Support of Autukhovich
The Committee for the Protection of the Repressed ‘Salidarnasts’ and the Human Rights Center ‘Viasna’ submitted an urgent appeal to the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture, drawing attention to the detention conditions of the political prisoner Mikalai Autukhovich.
28.06.2010 Civil activist Shatsikava fined BYR 700,000
Mahiliou Kastrychnitski Court fined Krystsina Shatsikava, activist of the ‘Nash Dom’ unregistered civil initiative, BYR 700,000 for alleged illegal distribution of the campaign’s newspaper back on 4 May 2010.
28.06.2010 Opposition activist Kavalenka arrested
On 25 June, opposition activist Siarhei Kavalenka was arrested by Vitsebsk special police squad and taken to the city’s Pershamaiski court, www.charter97.org reports, quoting the activist’s mother.
28.06.2010 Police raid activists’ flats
Minsk police searched the private apartment of youth activist Andrus Krechka, the Nasha Niva independent newspaper reports. The activist was charged with cracking a web-site. As a result, the police seized his personal computer.