Aliaksandr Danilevich

lawyer

Date of detention: 20 May 2022

Charges indicted:

Art. 361 of the Criminal Code — Calls for actions aimed at causing harm to the national security of the Republic of Belarus

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 1

Aliaksandr Danilevich, a lawyer, was detained on May 20, 2022, as part of a criminal case. He was accused under Part 3 of Article 361 of the Criminal Code of ‘Calls for actions aimed at causing harm to the national security of the Republic of Belarus’.

Aliaksandr Danilevich is a father of many children. Shortly before his detention, he signed an anti-war appeal of lawyers concerning the war in Ukraine. Shortly after signing the letter against the war, Danilevich started having problems at the bar and disciplinary proceedings were initiated. He was also dismissed from the Belarusian State University, where he had taught in the Department of International relations for more than 20 years.

Mail address: Pre-trial detention center No. 1. 220030, Minsk, vulica Valadarskaha 2

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