In Belarus carried out a search at the head of the Agency «BelaPAN»

© Flickr / Paval HadzinskiПолицейские in Minsk. Archival photoIn Belarus carried out a search at the head of the Agency «BelaPAN»© Flickr / Paval Hadzinski

The Belarusian Association of journalists reported about the search in the apartment of the Director and the founder of the largest non-state information agencies «BelaPAN» Ales Lipay, the news Agency confirmed it.

«The apartment Manager of the news Agency «BelaPAN» Ales Lipay search. Investigative actions carried out by the Department of financial investigations of the state control Committee», — is spoken in the message.

The Association added that «while about some of the accusations against the head of the news Agency is unknown, as in an apartment, one of his colleagues is not allowed».

The phone Lipa disabled.

The Agency «BelaPAN» reports that the search in the apartment Lipa lasts for about four hours. The report notes that the apartment is not allowed neither the lawyer nor human rights activists, who even offered themselves as witnesses. Witnesses, investigators, invited the workers of housing and communal services.

In a press-service of the state control Committee of Belarus has refrained from comment, not confirming and not denying it. «Not yet comment on this issue», — told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of Department Kirill Danilov.

«BelaPAN» is a private news Agency of Belarus has a network of correspondents across Belarus. Founded in 1991. Its structure also included the Internet newspaper «Belarusian news».