Zmitser Bandarenka released

Zmitser Bandarenka, a coordinator of European Belarus civil company and Andrey Sannikau’s election agent, has been set free from Mahiliou penal colony №15.

At the current moment Zmitser Bandarenka is being transported in prone position since he has recently had a surgery on his leg, Volha Bandarenka told Charter’97.

Zmitser Bandarenka was arrested on December 19, 2010, right after the demonstration against election fraud and later sentenced to two years of imprisonment in a minimum security penal colony. Soon after the opposition activist’s arrest his chronic illnesses flared up, in July, 2011 he underwent a spine operation in Minsk clinical hospital №5.


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