Aliaksandr Zhdanau

sentenced to 2 1/2 years of restricted freedom

Date of birth: 1 January 1985

Date of detention: 22 October 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 369 of the Criminal Code — Insulting a government official

Sentence: 2 1/2 years

Penalty: restricted freedom in an open penal facility ("khimiya")

Judge: Dzianis Aliakseyenka

Prosecutor: Bizunou

Prison: Open correctional facility No. 55

Aliaksandr Zhdanau, sentenced to two years and six months of restricted freedom under Art. 369 of the Criminal Code for publicly insulting a government official.

The man was found guilty of posting a comment that allegedly insulted head of the Kastryčnicki district administration of Viciebsk, Siarhei Stasheuski, who forced school teachers to forge voting protocols during the 2020 election.

Mail address: Open correctional facility No. 55. 220021, Minsk, vulica Sacyjalistyčnaja, 7

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