News for 12 Aug 2010
12.08.2010 Brest police say arrest of trade union leader Chaikouski was legal
Viktar Chaikouski, deputy chair of civil association ‘Perspektyva’ and member of the Free Belarusian Trade Union, received a reply from Brest city transport police department concerning his detention at the city’s railway station back on 19 July, Radio Racyja reports.
12.08.2010 Mahiliou regional authorities ban ‘Havary Praudu’ pickets
Mahiliou city executive committee banned a picket for nominating Uladzimer Niakliayeu, head of the ‘Rukh Naperad’ association, for participation in the forthcoming All-Belarusian People’s Congress, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty reports.