Ihar Alinevich hasn’t called or written letters for two weeks. According to his mother, Valiantsina Alinevich, he also cannot accept parcels with books in prison.
“I haven’t had telephone calls or letters from my son since the middle of August. They try to isolate him from communication with the rest of the world and even with his parents. I used to send him magazines and books. We have sent him literature recently, but the parcel returned back with the mark ‘Prohibited. Only subscription is allowed,’” the mother of the political prisoner said.
She noted that Ihar told her during their meeting in June that the new prison authorities had set new rules for all inmates of Navapolatsk correctional facility No. 10.
“Prison officers find new ways to mock people: they forbid parcels, communic...Read More