Ivan Shyla holds action of support to Bialiatski at European Human Rights Congress (photos)

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Salihorsk-based “Young Front” activist Ivan Shyla held an action in support of Ales Bialiatski at the Human Rights Congress held in the Polish town of Katowicy on 8 December. The Congress was dedicated the the human rights situation on the post-Soviet space and was held at the juridical faculty of the Silezian University where Ivan studies.

The action was supported by ordinary students and well-known politicians and guests of the Congress, including the former Ambassador of Poland to Belarus Mariusz Maszkiewicz, the Russian human rights defender Lev Ponomaryov, the European MP Marek Migalski and the former voivod of Silesia, Tomasz Pietrzykowski.