News for 19 Jul 2011
19.07.2011 Mahiliou protesters appeal arrests
A number of persons arrested during so called “silent protests” in Mahiliou have lodged complaints with Mahiliou regional court, Viasna’s local office reports.
19.07.2011 Mono-picket against "homophobia of the authorities" in Minsk
Its participant Natallia Pradzed, who held a poster saying "SHOS", was detained.
19.07.2011 Sannikau to be transported to Novapolatsk in nearest days
His wife Iryna Khalip has informed this to BelaPAN news agency.
19.07.2011 Prosecuting authorities interrogate protesters instead of considering their appeals
Belarusian prosecuting authorities have received numerous complaints by persons convicted of involvement in “silent protests”, appealing illegal arrest across the country.
19.07.2011 Torture used against Zhodzina prisoners
Several persons convicted of involvement in the 6 July “silent protest” were reportedly subjected to torture at the prison of Zhodzina, Minsk region.
19.07.2011 Statkevich and Us remain in prison
Minsk city court left the sentences of the Lenin district court in force.
19.07.2011 Opposition activist summoned to prosecutor's office for questioning over "insulting" remarks about Lukashenka
Opposition activist Yury Salodki has been summoned to visit the Vitsyebsk Regional Prosecutor's Office for questioning over his remarks that allegedly insult Alyaksandr Lukashenka.