Lukashenko has had mercy nine persons denounced for meeting on December, 19th
As has informed BelTA, the president of Belarus has released from serving of punishment 9 « active participants of mass riots on December, 19th ». Later this news produblirovali other agencies. However surnames of the released people has not appeared. In a press - service of the president did not name a surname. Do not know names had mercy and in a press - service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.
As reports, « the decision on pardon is accepted on the basis of requests of the specified persons, taking into account that they have realised illegal character of the actions, recognised fault and have sincerely repented ».
It is improbable that it eks - candidates for presidents. From relatives it is known that Andrey Sannikov, Nikolay Statkevich, Dmitry Uss the application on pardon did not submit. We will remind, on business « on December, 19th » for February - May has been denounced 41 persons. eks - candidates for presidents Nikolay Statkevich, Dmitry Uss, Andrey Sannikov are sentenced to the greatest terms, - to 6, 5,5 and 5 years of imprisonment accordingly.
By the way, ahead of schedule release the majority of the politicians denounced on criminal articles. In the middle of August, 2008 on freedom there was a candidate on elections of 2006 Alexander Kozulin. Ahead of schedule there was on freedom of a policy Sergey Skrebets, Michael Marinich, Dmitry Dashkevich (now once again serves time, - red.), Andrey Kim.