Aliaksei Berazinski

entrepreneur, sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison

Date of birth: 5 May 1985

Date of detention: 16 October 2020

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: Siarhei Shatsila

Prison: Penal colony No. 22

Aliaksei Berazinski is a resident of the town of Ždanovičy charged under Part 2 of Article 293 of the Criminal Code (participation in riots).

Berazinski was detained on October 11, 2020, during a protest in Minsk. He spent several days in a pre-trial detention center, and on October 16 he was detained as part of a criminal case related to the events of August 9.

On February 17, 2021, the Saviecki District Court of Minsk sentenced Aliaksei Berazinski to three years and six months in a medium-security penal colony.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 22. 225295, Brest region, Ivacevičy, station Damanava, PO Box 20

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