Young Front deputy leader sentenced to 15 days of arrest

2011 2011-05-16T17:43:31+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
Mikola Dzemidzenka

Mikola Dzemidzenka

Minsk Partyzanski District Court sentenced Mikola Dzemidzenka, deputy chair of the Young Front youth opposition movement, to 15 days of administrative arrest for attempting to use a white-red-white flag back on 14 May, when he was detained outside Minsk Maskouski bus terminal.

The activist had to spend the weekend in Minsk detention center. Before standing trial, Mikola Dzemidzenka said he was going on a hunger-strike.

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