Police raid activists’ flats

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The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Minsk police searched the private apartment of youth activist Andrus Krechka, the Nasha Niva independent newspaper reports.

The activist was charged with cracking a web-site. As a result, the police seized his personal computer.

Simultaneously, Ivianets police (Hrodna region) searched the flat of Teresa Sobal, activist of the Union of Poles in Belarus.

According to Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, Mrs. Sobal was summoned to the local police department. After that the police searched her apartment. The former head of the local ‘Polish House’ is reportedly facing criminal charges under Par. 2 Art. 210 of the Criminal Code (‘abuse of office’).