The investigators were interested in the events in Minsk on December 19, in which neither Mr. Simankovich nor Mr. Stepanov did not take part. The issues concerned and activists of the election headquarters and Rymasheuski Sannikov.
Vladimir Simankovich was deputy head of the Vitebsk Staff Vital Rymasheuski. He said that most of the questions KGB investigators refused to answer, using his right against self-incrimination guaranteed by Article 27 of the Constitution Republic of Belarus.
Evgenia Stepanova, a member of initiative group Andrei Sannikov, was questioned about the events of December 19. Although the investigators knew that on that day the car, which drove Mr. Stepanov and Vladislav Voronetsky, head of Vitebsk Sannikov's campaign headquarters, the traffic police has detained. Thus, shares in Minsk Eugene Stepanov did not participate, but the KGB and interrogated him about his involvement in campaign.