114 deputy candidates come to defence of Zmitser Dashkevich


The statement was adopted because of
another sentence, imposed on Dashkevich on  August 28. Let us remind you,
the political prisoner was added another year of imprisonment - allegedly for
disobeying to the demands of the prison administration.

statement says that the recovery of the conflict-free and mutually beneficial
relations with the EU and the U.S. cannot be done without the release of
political prisoners. The country has not come out of isolation, while there are
people imprisoned for their beliefs in the Belarusian prisons, the authors of
the statement say.

statement authors address to the authorities urging to release political
prisoners - Zmitser Dashkevich, Mikalaj Statkevich, Mikalaj Autukhovich, Pavel
Sevyarynets, Ales Byalyatski, Edward Lobau, Syarhei Kavalenka, Vasil
Parfyankou, Ihar Alinevich, Alyaksandr Frantskevich, Mikalaj Dzyadok, Yauhen
Vaskovich, Pavel Syramalotau, Artsyom Prakapenka.

the signatories  there are candidates of the BPF party, the campaign
"Tell the Truth," the Belarusian Left Party "Fair World",
the United Civil Party, the organizing committee of the Belarusian Social
Democratic Party (People’s Assembly), the movement "For Freedom."