Updated at 11:30,08-12-2016

BPF party creates civil committee of solidarity with political prisoners

The BPF party has declared creation of the civil committee of solidarity with the political prisoners. It will help the political prisoners. One of the main aims of the committee is to disseminate information about the events in Belarus and detentions not just in the Internet.

Among the creators of the committee there are the UCP Vice-Chairman Leu Marholin, the Vice-Chairman of the movement "For Freedom!" Victar Karnienka, the Chairman of the Belarusian Council of Intellectuals Uladzimir Kolas, the BPF Chairman Aliaksej Janukevich, Henadz Fiadynich from the independent trade unions, Victar Ivashkevich from Andrej Sannikau's HQ.

The committee members have demanded to show Nyaklyaeu to the people, and to provide his lawyer access to him, in their first statement.