Date of birth: 6 May 1990
Date of detention: 13 August 2020
Part 1 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code - Organization of riots
Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code - Participation in riots
Part 3 of Art. 293 of the Criminal code - Training or other preparation of persons for participation in mass riots, or financing of this activity
Part 2 of Art. 285 of the Criminal Code - Participation in a criminal organization in any other form
Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 1
Aliaksandr Frantskevich, an activist of an anarchist movement, was arrested during a peaceful protest on August 13.
He was charged under Part 1 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code, "organization of riots."
He is being held in pre-trial detention center No. 1 in Minsk. Frantskevich reported being tortured in the KGB.
On January 28, the authorities said that Frantskevich, as well as other political prisoners Andrei Chapiuk and Akikhiro Hayeuski-Hanada, were targeted in a new criminal case under Part 2 of Art. 285 of the Criminal Code, "participation in a criminal organization in any other form."