Chair of Brest Regional Branch of Free Trade Union Fined for Strike of Businessmen

2005 2005-04-14T10:00:00+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

Judge Ruslana Sianko fined Valiantsin Lazarenkau, chair of Brest regional branch of Free Trade Union of Belarus about 200 US dollars for organization of the unauthorized assembly at Brest market on 145 March, during the strike of businessmen. Mr. Lazarenkau tried to prove he had no relation to the organization of the assembly and was invited by the businessmen. According to him some officials also took part in the assembly, but none of them were punished.