2011 11/11
Васіль Палякоў, Гомель

Vasil Paliakou, Homiel

In Homiel temporary detention facility the chairman of the steering committee for the People’s Assembly, the head of Homiel region UCP Vasil Paliakou went on hunger strike.

Human rights activist Leanid Sudalenka told BelaPAN about the fact.

Paliakou began to go hungry in protest against the unjust, in his opinion, decision of the court on his arrest.

“I was told about the hunger strike by the duty officer of TDF, who allowed pass Paliakou juice and water. After the requirement of the book of complaints and suggestions water and juice was also accepted for Valery Rybchanka from Zhlobin, who now is also serving arrest there”- said human rights activist.

Let’s recall that on November 9, Paliakou was sentenced to five days of administrative arrest. This decision was made by Viktar Kupratsevich, the judge of Homiel Soviet district court, who found the activist guilty of violating the order of the mass gathering.

Quoting ucpb.org,
Prepared by Ales LETA,
Belarusian Legal Portal,

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