Monthly Archives: September 2012

The office of Charter’97 opened in Warsaw


The office of Charter’97.orgwas opened in Warsaw on September 14. The inauguration ceremony was attended by deputy minister of foreign affairs of Poland Jerzy Pomianowski; former minister of foreign affairs of Slovakia Pavol Demes; OSCE ODIHR Director Ambassador Janez Lenarčič; director of the Eastern Department the Polish Foreign Ministry Artur Michalski; Poland’s ambassador to Belarus… Read More »

Thirteen years without Viktor Gonchar and Anatoly Krasovsky


Thirteen years ago politician Viktor Gonchar and businessman Anatoly Krasovsky were subjected to involuntary disappearance. On September 16 1999 Viktor Gonchar and Anatoly Krasovsky had an appointment in a sauna house on Fabrichnaya street in Minsk. Due to witnesses of people living in the neighbouring apartment blocks, the two men were attacked by a group… Read More »

Viktor Gonchar is 54 today


Viktor Gonchar would have turned 54 today. Viktor Gonchar was subjected to involuntary disappearance on September 16 1999 together with his friend Anatoly Krasovsky. The whereabouts of the both men remain unknown. Viktor Gonchar was born on September 7, 1958 in village Rodichevo of Minsk Oblast. Obtained a degree from Belarusian State University. Lawyer, candidate… Read More »