February 22 in the Moscow district court of Minsk process over the citizens of Russia Ivan Gaponavym and Artem Brevsam, who are accused of involvement in the riots in Minsk on December 19.
Ivan's mother Gaponava Sabir Atakishyeva, I called the day before, to share the latest information about his son: that he feels well, as if the court had prepared. This is the information from the lawyer — Goodbye mother with her son and was not given.
Today Sabir's going to come to court and hopes to justify his son even after the verdict Basil Parfiankou, which according to the same charges were given 4 years in colony. Gaponava mother believes that her son is no one and nothing in the square did not hit.
"There is a movie in which we see that Ivan is on the square. The only thing that they are a couple holding hands. With his side has no criminal acts. And there is no weapon in his hands. And as Artem Brevsa, As far as I know, and the fact that the Russian embassy said that there is nothing for them there. Besides Artem Brevs got to the head and was on the sidelines. "
Ivan Gaponavu '22. Ivan received Russian citizenship in Latvia
whence came to Belarus with her parents. In Belarus, Ivan received a residence permit and told the mother that is not going to go away. At the meeting, according to the mother, was all well aware.
"Yes, there was a conversation with him. Ask: do you take into account that you have Russian citizenship? Answers: Mom, so what? But I live here, here is my home and I agree with what's going on. We do not have democracy and of freedom. "
Sabir Atakishyeva admitted, though worried about the fate of his son, proud of him, and proud of all prisoners "Americans" who are also waiting for the courts.
OR will the compensation?
Basil Parfiankou, which the court has given 4 years the colony, appointed also pay 14 million rubles in compensation for damage to property of the Government House. Will be exhibited civil claims for compensation of losses and Brevsu with Gaponavym?
21 February a group of Belarusian human rights activists met with the head of the legal department of the main economic council of the Presidential Administration Dmitry Lepeshev, who supported the civil suit for damages of Government House in the trial of Basil Parfiankou.
Human rights activists suggested by the citizens collected money to compensate for the loss of the Government House. Human rights activist Valentin Stefanovich said, "Freedom" that Mr Lepesh promised not to support a civil action for damages, if the 14 million rubles will be transferred to the account of the institution.
In the first half of the day the money was transferred, said Valentin Stefanovich:
"We have copies of receipts, where it says that in repayment of losses on such and such at such and such amount is listed. So tomorrow lawyer will give those copies, and he thought of them in state court."
In the second half of the day with Dmitry Lepesh main economic council of the Presidential Administration said, "Freedom," that "may refuse a civil suit against Gaponava and Brevsa."