Four United Civil Party activists were detained yesterday in Hrodna and taken to a police station. Police charged them with minor hooliganism, saying they allegedly spoke dirty language and cursed in a public place.
Dzmitry Slutski, Ivan Roman and Viktar Sazonau were sentenced to 5 days of arrest. Yury Istomin will spend 7 days behind the bars.
The opposition-staged European March will take place on October 14 in the capital Minsk.