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WLADYSLAW KOVALEV IS SHOT, DMITRY KONOVALOV’S FATE UNKNOWN Print
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Relatives of Kovalev received a message from the Supreme Court sent on the 16th of March, 2012. Certificate abiout the fact of the death sentence's execution was sent to home address of Kovalev's in Vitebsk.

 

 

To recall, on March 14th it became known that Lukashenko has decided not to pardon those sentenced to death: Dmitry Konovalov and Vladislav Kovalev.

Young people were sentenced to death for terrorism. On April 11th, 2011 at the station "October" of the Minsk subway was exploded a powerful improvised explosive device. 11 people were killed on the spot, four others died in hospitals. In total more than 300 people injured. Kovalev was convicted of complicity in terrorism. According to investigators, he knew about the preparation of terrorist acts, but did not inform the competent authorities. Kovalev during his trial pleaded not guilty.

 

According to http://charter97.org

 

It seems that now the artistic actions on any political issues are meaningless, we need real action. A Belarusian society is sick and the reflection is shown in the numerous facts of weeping about the troubles in the blogs. And we also, sadly, are not ready yet to the real action.