Baranavichy activist loses job over opposition activities

2011 2011-12-20T18:11:54+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
Viktar Tsiapin

Viktar Tsiapin

On 20 December, the administration of Baranavichy-based Transfer Lines Plant has refused to extend the employment contract of local leader of the “Fair World” Leftist Party Viktar Tsiapin, despite of acute shortage of engineers at the factory.

Mr. Tsiapin was previously fined BYR 875,000 for involvement in the organization of so called People’s Assembly held in the city on 8 October.