Aliaksandr Zialiutkin

masonry stove master, sentenced to 3 1/2 years of imprisonment

Date of birth: 15 July 1980

Date of detention: 7 December 2021

Charges indicted:

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

Sentence: 3 1/2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a medium-security penal colony

Judge: Aleh Kaliada

Prison: Penal colony No. 17

Political prisoner Aliaksandr Zialiutkin

Aliaksandr Zialiutkin is a masonry stove master. He was detained on December 7, 2021 in the framework of a criminal case on participation in mass riots (Part 2 of Article 293 of the Criminal Code).

He was transferred to a pre-trial detention center, charges were filed against him.

Human rights activists learned that in February 2022, the detention facility administration punished Zialiutkin with 10 days in solitary confinement. In protest, he went on a hunger strike for eight days. On the eighth day, the political prisoner was transferred to a regular cell.

On June 16, 2022, Aliaksandr was found guilty and sentenced to three and a half years in a medium-security penal colony.

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

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