EHU student Dziadok still in prison

2010 2010-10-27T13:47:26+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
Mikalai Dziadok

Mikalai Dziadok

On 26 October Minsk City Court ruled to extend detention of a European Humanities University student Mikalai Dziadok, previously arrested on suspicion of attacking the Russian Embassy in Minsk back in August 2010. On 1 October, he was charged with attacking the General Headquarters of the Ministry of Defense. He is being prosecuted under Paragraph 2 Article 339 of the Criminal Code (hooliganism perpetrated by a group of individuals) and is currently awaiting trial in Minsk pre-trial prison.