Aliaksandr Tsiareshka

sentenced to 6 1/2 years in prison

Date of birth: 24 May 1985

Date of detention: 20 September 2020

Charges indicted:

Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code — Participation in riots

Sentence: 6 1/2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a medium-security penal colony

Judge: Yauhen Brehan

Prison: Penal colony No. 17

Godparent: Senator Ivana Bacik,, member of Seanad Éireann

Aliaksandr Tsiareshka is a defendant in the "Pinsk case" initiated after the post-election protests in the city.

He was charged under Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code - "Participation in riots".

On April 30, 2021, Judge Yauhen Brehan of the Maskoŭski District Court of Brest sentenced the defendant to 6 1/2 years in a medium-security penal colony.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 17. 213004, Škloŭ, vulica 1-ja Zavodskaja 8

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