Dzmitry Drozd not allowed to cross the border

2011 2011-11-10T12:04:49+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Dzmitry Drozd, a former political prisoner and activist of European Belarus civil campaign, has been taken off Minsk-Vilnius train on the Belarusian-Lithuanian border.

Border guards said he was forbidden to leave Belarus.

Dzmitry Drozd is a member of Andrei Sannikau’s initiative group in 2010 presidential election. He was sentenced to three years in a medium security penal colony after the events of 19 December 2010. Later, he was pardoned.