News for 13 Sep 2012
13.09.2012 Managers of Zhlobin’s major state-run enterprise favor pro-government candidate
According to Valery Rybchanka, candidate for Parliament representing the Fair World Party, his rival Leanid Apanasiuk, chairman of Zhlobin district executive committee, has held a number of meetings with employees of the Belarusian Steel Works on the premises of the enterprise.
13.09.2012 UN Human Rights Committee registers complaint by Valiantsin Stefanovich
The UN Human Rights Committee has registered a complaint submitted by deputy chairman of the Human Rights Center “Viasna” Valiantsin Stefanovich. The complaint deals with extremely poor detention conditions the human rights defender was subjected to during his arrest back in 2010.
13.09.2012 Klimavichy candidate appeals election picket ban
Valery Karankevich, member of the Belarusian Popular Front Party and candidate for Parliament in Krychau constituency No. 83, has lodged a complaint with the prosecutor of Klimavichy district Aliaksandr Zemliakou against Mrs. Maryia Prakopchyk, head of the district executive committee’s ideology department, who banned the candidate’s election picket scheduled for 12 September.