News for 5 Apr 2021
05.04.2021 Political prisoner Kiryl Paulavets convicted, released from custody
Judge Maryna Fiodarava of the Saviecki District Court of Minsk has sentenced political prisoner Kiryl Paulavets to three years in an open penitentiary (“khimiya”), finding him guilty under Art. 342 of the Criminal Code (organization and preparation of actions that grossly violate public order, or active participation in them).
05.04.2021 Political prisoner Yaraslau Zbarouski sentenced to 3 years of “khimiya”, released in the courtroom
The Pieršamajski District Court of Minsk announced today a verdict in a criminal case against 50-year-old political prisoner Yaraslau Zbarouski, who was charged with “active participation in group actions that grossly violated public order” (Part 1 of Article 342 of the Criminal Code).