News for 23 Aug 2010
23.08.2010 PACE rapporteur on Belarus arrives in Minsk
Sinikka Hurskainen has arrived in Minsk to gather information, hold meetings with people and discuss the situation in the country.
The rapporteur on Belarus of the political affairs committee at the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe said this on August 23 at a meeting with Viktar Huminski, a deputy head of the “house of representatives” of the “national assembly” of Belarus, BelaPAN reports.
23.08.2010 Justice Ministry issued warning to “Adradzhenne” Belarusian Popular Front party
The public association finds the violation for which the warning has been issued a provocation of the authorities.
The formal pretext for the warning was a complaint of some dweller of Babrujsk. She stated that she had been nominated as a member of the election commission from Mahilyou regional organization of the Belarusian Popular Front “Adradzhenne” without her consent.