An activist of the campaign "Tell the Truth" by Pavel Vinogradov sentenced to 4 years imprisonment in a strict regime, the Young Ales Kirkevich — for 4 years, a member of the initiative group Sannikov, Dmitri Drozd — to 3-year, non-partisan Andrew Protasenya — for 3 years, Vladimir Homichenko — on 3 years.
Chairman of the Foundation for Legal Technologies Elena Tonkacheva Notes that have been published on the eve of the materials of international expertise December 19 events. They conclude that riots Minsk was not.
"Every time we expect that this will change the slope of repression. We were in a sense are confident that including and examination results and detailed examination of the evidence the court will still need to renounce the use of the article "riots. Unfortunately, the sentence that we heard today — a continuation of the previously chosen strategy. The verdict is extremely hard, that is disproportionate content of offenses. The sentences will sooner or later be revised. It's every time so sad and painful to see how your eyes are taken completely unmotivated solutions. And then followed by people's lives. "