Another protest in Minsk: detentions growing harsher

2011 2011-10-26T21:08:32+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

At least four participants of another picket of solidarity with political prisoners in Minsk Kastrychnitskaya Square have been detained by policemen in plain clothes.

The detention of Siarhei Luchkou, Mikita Kavalenka and Aliaksandr Vialitchanka was said to be especially violent. Another detainee is Andrei Kabanau.

A total of 10 persons have been detained during daily pickets staged by the European Belarus opposition movement. 8 detainees have been convicted.


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