Young Front activist Yaromenak sentenced to 10 days of arrest

2012 2012-05-24T21:53:10+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
Uladzimir Yaromenak

Uladzimir Yaromenak

Uladzimir Yaromenak, activist of the Young Front opposition movement, has been sentenced to 10 days of administrative arrest for alleged violation of Art. 17.1 of the Administrative Code (“disorderly conduct”).

The activist was expected to be released from Minsk detention center in Akrestsin Street this morning, following an earlier arrest on similar charges. However, he was charged and taken to Maskouski District Court, where he was eventually convicted by Judge Tatsiana Motyl.

Another Young Front activist Zmitser Kremianetski was also to be released today. However, his current whereabouts are yet unknown.


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