News for 15 Jan 2011
15.01.2011 Pukhavichy district: teacher loses her job
Natallia Illinich, the teacher of history at the secondary school in the town of Talka, can lose her job. Her labor contract expires on 27 January, and on 11 January the schoolmaster, Natallia Merkul, told her that the contract won't be extended. Meanwhile, according to the existing laws, the employers must inform their employees about dismissal in a month's advance.
15.01.2011 Head of BPF Youth Vitsebsk branch detained by unidentified people
Aliaksandr Kuzniatsou, the Chairperson of the Vitsebsk branch of the BPF Youth and an electioneering agent of the presidential candidate Ryhor Kastusiou was forcedly pulled into a car without number plates in presence of a friend of his.
15.01.2011 Details of recent searches in Belarus
KGB and police continue searching the apartments of civil and political activists within the framework of a criminal case upon Article 293, 'mass riot', concerning the protest rally of 19 December.