This is reported by Nasha Niva and the team of Viktar Babaryka. According to the team of Viktar Babaryka, at the moment Mariya is in the intensive care unit of the emergency hospital in Homel. This information was confirmed to the lawyer in the hospital.
Yesterday, November 28, the ambulance hospitalized Mariya to the first surgical unit, after which she was transferred to the intensive care unit.
Earlier it became known that Mariya was in a punishment cell. There was no information about since when and for how long she was placed there. The administration of the penal colony said nothing about the hospitalization.
19:23: Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya:
«Terrible news. Our dear Masha, now we all hope that you will be okay! Dear Belarusians, if you know any information from the Homel emergency hospital – please share it with journalists. Don’t let the regime silence the health condition of Mariya Kalesnikava.»
19:49: The team of Viktar Babaryka reports that Mariya was taken to hospital with surgical pathology and had surgery on November 28. Now she is in stable serious condition with improvement. Tomorrow she will be transferred to the surgical unit.
19:56: According to unconfirmed information from Zerkalo.io, Mariya Kalesnikava has stomach problems.
22:02: MP of the Polish Sejm Michal Szczerba expressed concern about the state of health of Mariya Kalesnikava.
«Kalesnikava’s state of health and stay in the intensive care unit causes concern. Since September 7, 2020, she has been illegally deprived of liberty just for her civil activities! Lukashenka’s criminal regime is fully responsible for Mariya’s health and life,» Szczerba wrote.
22:07: The U.S. Embassy in Minsk said it is watching reports of Belarusian political prisoner Mariya Kalesnikava’s sudden hospitalization.
We are closely watching reports of Belarusian political prisoner Maria Kalesnikava’s sudden hospitalization. We hope she receives full and excellent medical care & recovers quickly. The U.S. remains committed to accountability for regime officials who violate human rights.
— U.S. Embassy Minsk (@USEmbBy) November 29, 2022
00:32: The President of the European Parliament Roberta Metsola said that she is concerned about reports that Sakharov Prize laureate Mariya Kalesnikava has been hospitalized in Belarus.
Concerned at reports that 2020 #Sakharov Prize laureate Maria Kalesnikava has been hospitalised in Belarus.
Imprisoned by Lukashenko for her fight for freedom and dignity, she is a symbol of struggle for democratic Belarus.
We are with her and everyone who wants a free Belarus. pic.twitter.com/nzHIcKfGe2
— Roberta Metsola (@EP_President) November 29, 2022
01:14: The spokesperson for the U.S. Department of State Ned Price said that the regime in Belarus is responsible for the health of political prisoner Mariya Kalesnikava.
«The regime in Belarus bears full responsibility for the health and well-being of Maria Kalesnikava and its 1,440 other political prisoners. Those responsible will be held accountable,» Price wrote
09:29: @viktarbabarykaofficial reported that this morning the Homel emergency hospital did not answer the phone.
«As Mariya’s family, we want and have the right to know the truth about her health, the reasons for her hospitalization and the conditions in the punishment cell, where she spent her last days,» Tattsiana Khomich, Mariya Kalesnikava’s sister, notes.
Political prisoner Mariya Kalesnikava was sentenced to 11 years in prison on charges of creating an «extremist formation,» public calls for damage to national security, and conspiracy to seize power by unconstitutional means.
14:30: Radio Svaboda reports that Mariya Kalesnikava is still in the intensive care unit of the Homel emergency hospital in serious condition, she has not been transferred to the surgical unit. It’s also known that she’s guarded by three people: two in the room and one with an assault riffle near the door.
15:28: Mariya’s father Aliaksandr is in the hospital in Homel. Father speaks with the doctors in the presence of officers of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. The surgery was successful, Mariya is conscious, but still in a serious condition. According to preliminary information, Mariya has a perforated ulcer.
«Mariya was brought already in serious condition. It is unknown when she became sick. The lawyer has not been allowed in since November 17. The surgery was planned and successful, but Mariya is still in serious condition. According to the doctors, she is conscious, she receives the necessary treatment and medications. The diagnosis was not told even to her father: they allegedly need an application or confirmation that Mariya allows it. According to unconfirmed information, Mariya has a perforated ulcer. The lawyer was not allowed to see Mariya, neither was her father,» @viktarbabarykaofficial reported.
The data will be updated as soon as new information is available.
На русском языке:
Мария Колесникова попала в реанимацию. Обновляется
На беларускай мове: Марыя Калеснікава патрапіла ў рэанімацыю. Абнаўляецца