Source: Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center in English
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Ales Lipai. Photo: belapan.by
The Minsk apartment of Ales Lipai, director of the BelaPAN news agency, has been searched by financial police this morning. According to human rights activist Valiantsin Stefanovich, the search was conducted by the Department of Financial Investigations as part of a criminal case opened against Lipai.
It is still unknown what charges Ales Lipai is facing.
It was a search conducted by financial police that opened the criminal case against chairman of the Human Rights Center “Viasna” Ales Bialiatski back in August 2011.
Ales Lipai is a Belarusian journalist and poet. He is co-founder and director of the Belarusian private news agency BelaPAN and the news portal naviny.by.