More detentions in Minsk ahead of opposition rally

Aliaksej Shydlouski and Pavel Baranouski, members of the youth pressure group, today were detained on a street in Minsk, reports Radio Svaboda.
They were taken to the Partizanski District Police Station and charged with minor hooliganism. In an earlier development, Kasja Fahardzinava and her friend were also detained in another district of the Belarusian capital.

The youth activists detained yesterday, including Pavel Seviarynets and Aliaksej Shein, today wre sentenced by different courts to 10-15 days of administrative arrest.