Baranavichy activist appeals conviction of involvement in People’s Assembly

2011 2011-11-21T12:11:30+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Baranavichy activist Viktar Syrytsa has a lodged a complaint with Brest Regional Court against a BYR 875,000 fine for involvement in the organization of the People’s Assembly on 8 October.

During the administrative trial at Baranavichy court, Mr. Syrytsa plead not guilty and argued that he acted in accordance with the legislation on national and local assemblies.