In Belarus, sentenced to 15 days of the TV channel Belsat journalist Alyaksandr Barazenka went on hunger strike to protest the illegal persecution. This reports the press service of the Belarusian Association of journalists.
Barazenka is located in the Minsk prison.
But him under arrest were four media representatives.
The journalist was detained on March 25 while covering protests of the opposition against President Alexander Lukashenko.
After detention was sentenced by the Maskouski district court of Minsk to 15 days of administrative arrest on charges of disorderly conduct.
On 25 March it was reported that in Belarus were detained at least 25 journalists who were covering protests of the opposition against Lukashenko.