Belarus: Opposition Figure Jailed, Beaten

The court of Maskouski district of Minsk has found a political scientist, an opposition activist Ales Lahvinets guilty of petty hooliganism. Allegedly he had used foul speech The verdict is 10 days of arrest. Lahvinets was detained on March 23 in the yard of his house. He was brutally beaten up, and he was taken to a hospital. During the […]

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