16-year-old girl arrested in connection with Swedish teddy bears “bombing”?

2012 2012-07-20T16:49:19+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Katyaryna Skurat has been detained by the KGB. Her mobile phone is not available at the moment.

According from information on Facebook, Katyaryna Skurat, 16, was detained by KGB officers yesterday. As charter97.org managed to learn, the girl is suspected to have been the first to take photos of the “Swedish assault” and send pictures to Anton Surapin, who later posted them on his website bnp.by.

As charter97.org already reported, Anton Surapin, 20, was detained  on the morning of July 13 for publishing photos of Swedish teddy bears. He is suspected of aiding in illegal crossing the state border. Syarhei Bashamirau, who was to rent an apartment to the Swedes, who later cancelled reservation by via SMS, who detained. Both detainees may face up to 7 years in prison.