In Belarus executed the second of four defendants in the case about the “black realtors” – Igor Gershinkova.
Informs the human rights center “Viasna” on Wednesday, November 28.
Earlier in the country implemented the death sentence against the Seeds Careful. Relatives of those executed received a written notice of confirmation.
Careful and Gershinkova was convicted of murder and preparing to commit murder, kidnapping and preparation for kidnapping, fraud, robbery, extortion, theft, or destruction of documents. A court in Belarus has established that the criminal group, which consisted of only four people, in General, earned in the machinations of others housing more than 2 billion non-denominated rubles.
Both sentenced appealed to the UN Committee on the rights of the person who requested the Belarusian authorities to take interim measures until the Committee make their decision.
This is the first two death penalties in Belarus this year. Belarus is the only European country where death penalty is applied.
Also, earlier it was reported that in the U.S. Nashville, capital of Tennessee, with the electric chair was executed 63-year-old Edmund Torrent.