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Hide-and-seek with the authorities

Hide-and-seek with the authorities
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The Ice Hockey World Championship is over. Bison Volat, the official mascot of the tournament, has left for the Byelavyezhskaya Pushcha, foreigners are packing their bags, “the Akrestsin team” are quietly going home, and activists who wanted to avoid preventive arrests began creeping out of their holes. Palitviazni.info learned what life like was during a hockey “celebration” for those who were fortunate not to become the hostages of the championship.

Artur Finkievich

Artur Finkievich

Artur Finkievich was born on 8 February 1985 in Minsk. He graduated from the Minsk highschool No. 38, and began his studies at the Institute of Parliamentarism and Entrepreneurship. He studied there for 2 years, because he failed to pass his exams as he was arrested. Since 2001, he was a member of the Young Front, in 2002-2004 he served as a head of the regional branch of the organization. Due to a disagreement with the management of the organization he left the Young Front and became the leader of the organization the Young Belarus.