Opposition activist Pavel Vinahradau detained again in Minsk


Officers Listapadau and Luzhynski from Maskouski District Police Department did not elaborate why Vinahradau was detained.

The leader of Tell the Truth! youth wing was released from his previous detention on May 4. He was sentenced to administrative arrest for staging an authorized action in support of political prisoner Mikalai Statkevich. When in detention, Vinahradau urged opposition leaders and civil society activists to welcome his release in front of the detention center. Another action to welcome the released of activist Uladzimir Yaromenka  is planned for today, May 9.

Prior to his today's detention, Pavel Vinahradau visited Euroradio's newsroom and gave an interview to explain his strategy and tactics: Pavel Vinahradau: They do not listen to you unless you turn 30