News for 16 Jun 2011
16.06.2011 Minsk authorities ban all rallies in city center
On 2 June, Mikalai Ladutska, chair of Minsk city executive committee, approved decision #1554 on authorized rally locations in the city center.
16.06.2011 Support prisoners of conscience!
Friends! Our letters to prisons may become a considerable support for the prisoners of conscience, illegally convicted in the criminal cases initiated following the 19 December 2010 events in Minsk. Apart from that, several persons are currently serving sentences pronounced in so-called “anarchists’ case”.
16.06.2011 More “Bruzhi” participants stand trial
People who were noticed in photos and videos will stand trial today.
16.06.2011 Homel Regional Prosecutor’s Office to run extra check-up on presidential election violations
On 6 June, Homel activists of the For Free Elections civil campaign engaged in election observation during the 2010 presidential election received a reply from Homel Regional Prosecutor’s Office.
16.06.2011 LGBT activist beaten by police
Siarhei Androsenka, activist of the GayBelarus movement, together with two unknown persons was detained by Minsk police during a demonstration last evening.
16.06.2011 Aftermath of Network Revolution: over 240 persons detained across Belarus
At least 240 demonstrators were detained by the police last evening, as several thousand protesters took part in a peaceful rally “Revolution through Social Network” across the country on 15 June.