The first congress of the organization in Minsk was opened by Vasil Bykau.
The so called "supreme court" considered the lawsuit of the Ministry of Justice to liquidate the NGO Association Of Belarusians Of The World "Batskaushchyna". The verdict was to close it down. Human Rights Center "Viasna" informs about it.
We remind that at the end of August it became known that on the basis of the suit of the Ministry of Justice "the Supreme Court" instituted the liquidation proceedings against Batskaushchyna.
The organization explains that they could not have eliminated the violations: on July 14 their office was searched and the premises were sealed.
The international public Association Of Belarusians Of The World "Batskaushchyna" was founded in 1990 to "consolidate Belarusians in the country and abroad".
The first congress of the organization in Minsk was opened by great son of the Belarusian people Vasil Bykau.