Protester against Lukashenka’s Participation in Election Arrested for 7 Days

2006 2006-01-12T10:00:00+0200 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

The human rights activist from Barysau Aliaksandr Abramovich held the action of protest against the participation of Aliaksandr Lukashenka in the presidential election near the presidential residence in Engels Street in Minsk. He unrolled there the poster For Election without Dictator Lukashenka. The guards detained him and passed to Minsk police. The police composed the violation report and took him to Minsk Leninski Borough Court. Judge Tatsiana Zhulkouskaia sentenced Aliaksandr Abramovich to seven days of jail, after which the police drove him to the detention center in Akrestsin Street.