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Dmitry Bondarenko was released from prison

15-04-2012, 13:53
Dmitry Bondarenko was released from prison

Coordinator of the campaign "European Belarus' Dmitry Bondarenko was released. His family informed this morning. At present time he is being carried by bus from Mogilev to Minsk.

We remind, recently Dmitry Bondarenko aggravated a back problem. Even now he was being taken to the capital in the supine position.

At the "Vostochnyj" bus station about 100 people gathered to meet the former political prisoner.

Dmitry Bondarenko was released from prison

Photo by Tima Dranchuk

According to Radio Liberty Andrei Sannikov also came with his wife and son, family members of other political prisoners: Natalya Pinchuk, Marina Lobova, as well as politicians and activists.

Dmitry Bondarenko was found guilty under "the cause of December 19" and sentenced to two years imprisonment.

On February 1, 2012 he wrote an appeal for pardon to the President.