Libyan government frees 24 foreign Gaddaffi supporters

(AGI) Tunis, Oct 7 - The Libyan government has released 19Ukrainians, three Byelorussians and two Russians, imprisonedfor three years for being supporters of the late dictator,Muammar Gaddaffi, the Libyan newspaper Al Wasat reports."Freedom is a beautiful word," said former prisoner VladimirDolgov on a social network site. "Russia freed us," said SergeiBackov, the second Russian freed today. Both Dolgov and Backovhad been sentenced to 61 years and 53 years respectively in2011. . .

(AGI) Tunis, Oct 7 - The Libyan government has released 19Ukrainians, three Byelorussians and two Russians, imprisonedfor three years for being supporters of the late dictator,Muammar Gaddaffi, the Libyan newspaper Al Wasat reports."Freedom is a beautiful word," said former prisoner VladimirDolgov on a social network site. "Russia freed us," said SergeiBackov, the second Russian freed today. Both Dolgov and Backovhad been sentenced to 61 years and 53 years respectively in2011. . .