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Sergey Vechorsky: "We went to court to collect our debts, but the judge ruled that we're debtors"

05.06.18 8:21
The team of roofers has filed a cassation appeal against the ruling of the Moscow District Court of Minsk. On May 2, Judge Svetlana Smolina partially satisfied the roofers' claims, but thee were not satisfied with the judgement.

Gennady Fedynich: "The 'trade union case' consists of 11 volumes"

05.06.18 8:16
"We continue studying our criminal case files at the Investigating Committee," Gennady Fedynich, the leader of the independent REP Trade Union, told the website palitviazni.info. "The deadline is June 8; then, the case will go to the prosecutor's office, and finally – to the court."

Baranovichi authorities ban picket in support of REP

05.06.18 8:14
The Baranovichi City Executive Committee has refused to sanction a picket in support of the independent REP Trade Union and its leaders. Bureaucrats found a formal reason: the applicants failed to conclude contracts with the militia, medics and communal services, the Radio Racyja reports.

Belarus put on ILO's short list

05.06.18 8:12
"Once you get on the ILO's short list, you can't get of it soon and clean," Gennady Fedynich, the Chairman of the REP Trade Union, has commented on the decision of the International Labour Organization (ILO).

Did they hold "other events" in places where they banned REP's pickets?

05.06.18 8:06
The Minsk City Executive Committee refused to sanction pickets applied for by activists of the REP Trade Union for May 30 under the pretext that "other events" had been earlier planned right there and at the very same hours.

Electric welder knows about REP from "Odnoklassniki"

28.05.18 12:55
On May 25, Dmitry Kres, an electric welder, came to the Gomel regional branch of the REP Trade Union for help.

"Participation of Fedynich in ILO conference is a must"

24.05.18 10:43
This is stated by Walter Sanchez, Secretary General of the IndustriALL Global Union, who has appealed to the Belarusian Investigating Committee with a request to allow Gennady Fedynich to leave Belarus.

"Was there a boy?" REP lawyer saved saleswoman from a fine of 1225 roubles

24.05.18 10:42
Alexander Khamratov, a lawyer of the REP Trade Union from Mogilev, helped to release Tatiana Lavrentieva, a saleswoman, from a fine imposed on her for a bottle of beer allegedly sold by her to a minor.