Kavalienka's Appeal Rejected

2012 2012-05-18T15:22:31+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en

Ms. Kavalieka says that her husband is losing weight and now weights ca. 60kg.

A panel of the Vitsyebsk Regional Court on Friday turned down opposition activist Syarhey Kavalenka's appeal against his prison sentence.

Mr. Kavalenka, a 37-year-old member of the Conservative Christian Party, was sentenced to a suspended three-year prison sentence in 2010 for putting a white-red-white flag on top of Vitsyebsk's tallest Christmas tree in early January.

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