Pastor Vyacheslav Goncharenko called on the Interior Ministry to release political prisoners. Interior redirected Goncharenko letter to the police Minsk "to solve."
Lawyer church "New Life" Sergei Lukanin said that the decision to redirect the letter to the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Minsk police "to address the" he sees as "bureaucratic runaround, which is nothing but a smile, not causes."
In his address, the pastor of the church "New Life" urged officials to stop the prosecution of citizens "on trumped-up charges of organizing riots. " He also called for "sincere repentance to all the participants and organizers of this insane actions against innocent people."
The letter was addressed to "all power structures and their leaders, that have related to the beating of innocent people in Minsk on Independence Square on December 19, and the mass arrests of civilians, excitement criminal cases. "
Goncharenko his letter sent to the Administration of the President, KGB, the Ministry of Internal Affairs, General Prosecutor's Office and the Supreme Court, BelaPAN.