News for 2 Jan 2014
02.01.2014 Chairperson of Brest Regional Court turns down Viktary Syrytsa's appeal
On 2 January social activist Viktar Syrytsa received a letter from Brest Regional Court signed by the chair of the court Tamara Suchok and informed him about the dismissal of his complaint on the case of Milavidy Festival.
02.01.2014 Lidziya Yarmoshyna refuses to hold new election at Krychau election constituency No. 83
The head of the Central Election Commission Lidziya Yarmoshyna refused to hold new elections of deputies of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus at Krychau election constituency No. 83. The reason for the refusal to hold elections was that the term of the deputacy of Uladzimir Krautsou, elected to the House of Representatives in this constituency, wasn't over.
02.01.2014 Brest UCP files an application for picket against the state fee on cars
Members of Brest city branch of the United Civil Party applied to the local authorities with the request to authorize the picket against the introduction of the state fee on cars which they intend to hold on 12 January in Lenin Square.
02.01.2014 Report on the results of the formation of territorial election commissions
Monitoring of the elections to the Local Councils of Deputies of the Republic of Belarus of the 27th Convocation is conducted by activists of the of the Belarusian Helsinki Committee and the Human Rights Center "Viasna" within the frames of the campaign "Human Rights Defenders for Free Elections". 29 long-term observers of the campaign "Human Rights Defenders for Free Elections" are involved in the observation.