News for 9 Aug 2010
09.08.2010 Political prisoner Autukhovich denied treatment in prison
Pavel Sapelka, a lawyer, informed that because of the prison administration one more attempt to visit a dentist Mikalai Autukhovich failed.
09.08.2010 Human rights activist Valery Schukin detained in Mahiliou
A human rights activist Valery Schukin has been detained in Mahiliou. He is being kept in Lenin District police office, reports Radio Liberty.
09.08.2010 Police seize newspaper Krynica in Hrodna
Mikola Bausyuk, a coordinator of the committee to organize the Belarusian Christian Democracy party, was detained in Hrodna, carrying the copies of Krynica newspaper, reports Radio Svaboda.
09.08.2010 Opposition activist arrested in Minsk. Criminal case initiated
Mikhail Bashura, an activist of Tell the Truth campaign, was detained at his apartment’s doors on August 6.
Radio Svaboda learnt this from Bashura’s associate Aleh Myatelitsa.