1. Vasyl Berasnev.

Severe pains in one kidney

Berasnev is an activist of the independent trade union REP from Vorsha, he is 72 years old.

The activist was detained in the "trade union case".

He has been behind bars for 5 months.

He faces 4 years in prison.

According to relatives, Vasyl suffers from severe pain in his only kidney.

The second was removed in 2018 due to cancer.

At critical moments, he is put on a dropper, which does not solve the problem.

According to the relatives, there is no other medical assistance.

2. Paval Vinohradov.


Vinogradov is a 33-year-old blogger and activist.

He was detained 9 months ago.

They gave 5 years in prison for one post on Facebook, including for "slandering Lukashenka".

The KGB added Vinogradov to the "terrorist list".

Recently, an X-ray showed a spot in his lungs.

Tuberculosis was later confirmed.

The prisoner was transferred to Orsha Colony No. 12, where convicts with active tuberculosis are treated.

Pavel lost 36 kilograms of weight behind bars.

He was punished with penal isolation for lying on the bed during the day.

They were deprived of a long meeting and a big transfer.

3. Ksenia Lutskina.

Brain tumor

Lutskina is a former BT journalist, she is 38 years old and has a small son.

She has been behind bars for 1 year and 9 months.

She is accused of "conspiracy or other actions aimed at seizing power."

The journalist was tried in Minsk.

She faces up to 12 years in prison.

Ksenia told the trial that during her time in prison, her health has deteriorated significantly: her brain tumor is increasing, for which she regularly takes powerful drugs.

She also had an exacerbation of bronchial asthma.

In 2014, Ksenia underwent an operation and two brain tumors were removed.

4. Igor Lednik.

Problems with the heart and digestive system

Lednik is a member of the BSDP from Borisov, he is 60 years old.

He has been behind bars for 5 months.

The activist was given 3 years in prison for "slandering Lukashenka".

Igor is a disabled person of the second group, he has heart problems.

This year, in June, the condition of the political prisoner worsened.

He was in the sanitary section of the pre-trial detention center.

In July, it became known that the activist underwent an operation on the gastrointestinal tract.

5. Alexander Zelyutkin.

Suppuration on the gums

Zelyutkin is a baker, the father of six children aged 1 to 16.

He is 42 years old.

Zelyutkin has been behind bars for 1 year and 9 months.

They were detained for protests in Minsk near the "Riga" university on August 10, 2020.

They gave 3.5 years of prison.

For more than three months, Alexander has been in severe pain: suppuration started on his gums and holes appeared in his teeth, human rights activists of "Viasna" reported in August this year.

He cannot chew because of the pain.

He could not get to the dentist.

It is not known whether the prisoner has painkillers.

6. Vladimir Malakhovsky.

Oncological disease

Malakhovsky is a member of the BNF party, an independent election observer, a resident of Vitebsk.

He is 55 years old.

The activist has been behind bars for 1 year and 8 months.

He was detained for "violence in relation to a policeman".

They gave 3.5 years of prison.

The political prisoner suffers from oncology, has the 3rd group of disability.

At liberty, he managed to undergo a course of chemotherapy.

In a letter from the prison, he said that he was feeling bad, his hands and feet were numb.

Malakhovsky was sent to the oncology center for examination.

He was driven around the hospital on a chain.

7. Ryhor Kastusiov.

Prostate cancer

Kastusiov is the chairman of the BNF party, he is 65 years old.

The politician was detained almost a year and a half ago.

He was recently sentenced to 10 years in prison for "conspiracy to seize power by unconstitutional means."

At the end of last year, Kastusev was diagnosed with oncology behind bars.

From prison, he reported that he felt extremely bad.

He was temporarily transferred to a prison hospital.

Due to his illness, Kastusiev was in severe pain, and he clearly lost weight in prison.

8. Alexander Feduta.


Feduta is a political technologist, literary critic, he is 58 years old.

He was detained almost a year and a half ago.

They gave 10 years in prison for "conspiracy to seize power by unconstitutional means."

"He's lost weight, he can't walk well, because the gout is over, they allowed him to hand over his cane to walk in the pre-trial detention center," his wife, Marina Shybko, said about her husband.

Due to his poor health, the judge allowed Fyadut to answer questions while sitting (though he refused).

In addition, due to his health condition, the court session was postponed.

Feduta also struggles with the consequences of arrhythmia and pneumonia.

"He was very ill in the winter - he had pneumonia twice, he couldn't lie down, he couldn't sleep, he was even allowed to sit at night and lie down during the day," his wife said about him.

9. Aleksei Golavko.

A nose operation is needed

Golavko is a 21-year-old resident of Brest.

He was detained a year and a half ago in the "case of Brest anarchists".

Recently, Aleksei was sentenced to 12 years, he was accused according to four articles.

"Alyaksei looks like a man after a year and a half of imprisonment - tired.


There are chronic problems with the nose that require surgical intervention," his mother said after meeting with her son.



10. Yana Pinchuk.


Pinchuk is a 25-year-old resident of Vitebsk.

She was detained in St. Petersburg almost a year ago.

In Belarus, she was accused of participating in the creation of opposition telegram channels.

She was extradited from Russia to Belarus, where she faces up to 20 years in prison.

During the summer, the girl was very ill with temperature and cough for a month.

"Given Yana's chronic asthma, this could lead to serious consequences," suggests her husband Nikita.

Also, in the summer, Yana's hand hurt for several days, and then she stopped feeling it and could not move it.

11. Alina Zabashtanskaya.


Zabashtanskaya is a police prisoner in the "Zeltsar case", she is 30 years old and has a child.

He has been behind bars for 10 months.

She was sentenced to 2 years in prison for comments on Tik-Tok, which were considered "insulting Lukashenka" and "inciting enmity".

The KGB added the police prisoner to the "terrorist list".

It is known that Alina has epilepsy.