Aliaksei Tsypileu


Date of birth: 26 January 1984

Date of detention: 3 August 2023

Charges indicted:

Art. 368 of the Criminal Code — Insulting the President of the Republic of Belarus

Sentence: 2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Dzmitryi Razumovich

Prosecutor: Siarhei Dziarzhytski

Prison: Penal colony No. 1

Aliaksei Tsypileu has three children. 

Aliaksei was arrested on August 3, 2023, and charged with insulting Aliaksandr Lukashenka under Part 1 of Article 368 of the Criminal Code.

On October 4, 2023, the Orša District Court sentenced Tsypileu to two years of imprisonment in a general-security penal colony. The case was considered by Judge Dzmitryi Razumovich. Siarhei Dziarzhytski was the prosecutor.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 1. 211440, Navapolack, vulica Techničnaya 8

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