Political prisoner Malchanau has been transferred to the colony near Borisov

2012 2012-07-25T17:07:20+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Aliaxandar Malchanau has been sent to the colony number 14, which is located in the village Novosady in the Borisov region.

"So far Alexander is in quarantine. There is little information from him now, but after the quarantine the connection with him will be restored we will be able to send letters to him", - reported to "Radio Svaboda" social activist Tatyana Kim.

Recall, on April 9, 2012, Aliaxandar Malchanau was sentenced to a year and a half of in the colony of strict regime for stealing scrap metal from the territory of the factory. In court Malchanau said that he was earning a living by selling scrap metal, since nobody was giving him a job because he was convicted for taking part in the events of December 19, 2010.

In 2011, Aliaxandar Malchanau was sentenced for three years imprisonment for the events of December 19, 2010. In the beginning of autumn Lukashenka pardoned him. Previously, Aliaxandar Malchanau was an activist of the youth association "Zubr".

In June in Borisov died Galina Malchanava, the mother of the political prisoner.

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