Midst arrested for 15 days — the chairman of the Joint civilian party Anatoly Lebedko, member of the coordinating council of businessmen Ales Makaeu, coordinator of the campaign "For Free Development of Enterprise" Ales Taustyka, favorite republican association "Perspective" Anatoly Shumchanka and others.
Favourite campaign "For Free Development of Enterprise" Victor Gorbachev Pronunciation:
"These arrests — nothing other than an attempt to intimidate before the 21st. This is one of the ways to terminate any repressive action. But it is not going to work. Matter how many were arrested on 1st place come two. People have been so organized themselves. The more they hear and behold the these arrests, the injustice, the more they are outraged and ready to go to protect themselves and their comrades. "
According to Viktor Gorbachev, the authorities have two options: either to carry out repression
or sit down at the negotiating table with the entrepreneurial movement activists:
"They went the way of repression, because until now the bureaucrats have not learned normally read people. We the people, and they decided it perakreslits. How Naumov read, spit at us, insulted, we stand weeping and do nothing. And do at the same time arresting the favorites in all regions, hunt. "
According to the activist movement of entrepreneurs Lev Margolin, Mass arrests associated with horror authorities before January 21:
"The authorities apparently hitherto firmly believe that if they are all favorites and activists paaryshtovvayuts, some will take people to the area. Hitherto They do not understand that this spontaneous indignation against the decree number 760. What people have nothing better to do. They do not know how to continue to live, and because the action will only increase. "
Deputy Chairman of the BPF Viktor Ivashkevich Pronunciation:
"The authorities aim to break the action, arresting those who can fulfill the role of organizer of the people who come. Well, I
I hope that there are still favorites, no matter how many were arrested. I think that in any case the action of the 21st will not be the last. And the process of growing social conflicts and their politicization will last. "
According to the deputy chairman of the Belarusian Social Democratic Party (Hramada) Igor Rinkevich, 2008 authorities recently refused even imitation of a dialogue with the West and some political liberalization in Belarus
"As for the recent repression, they are connected with the fact to knock a wave of public protest individual entrepreneurs, entrepreneurial intimidate favorites
movement of youth activists. And what more, even more so now face the Belarusian authorities will be visible. This year, Europe still shrink on the nightmare of those actions which will present the world Lukashenko’s repressive regime. "
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