Valery Levanewski – 15 Days of Jail, Too

2004 2004-05-04T10:00:00+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

According to RFE/RL, on 3 May Hrodna Leninski Borough Court sentenced the head of the nationwide strike committee of businessmen Valery Levanewski (detained on 1 May for distribution of flysheets with urges to strike) to 15 days of jail. The same day the police detained his 18-year-old Uladzimir Levanewski and sentenced him to 13 days of jail. Uladzimir Levanewski’s schoolmate, 18-year-old Aliaksandr Trayan, was sentenced to 3 days of jail for participation in the unauthorized action of businessmen.