Aliaksei Yakubuk

sentenced to 1 1/2 years of restricted freedom

Date of birth: 25 September 1991

Date of detention: 7 July 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 342 of the Criminal Code — Organization and preparation of actions that grossly violate public order, or active participation in them

Sentence: 1 1/2 years

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

Judge: Sviataslau Kalina

Prison: Open correctional facility No. 46

Aliaksei Yakubuk is a defendant in the Brest "dancing protest case" opened after the events of September 13, 2020 when the protesters were dispersed by a water cannon.

Yakubuk was charged under Art. 342 of the Criminal Code (active participation in group actions that grossly violate public order).

On February 25, 2021, the Lieninski District Court of Brest sentenced Yakubuk to 1.5 years in an open correctional facility ("khimiya").

Mail address: Open correctional facility No. 46. 213188, Kruhlaje, vulica Savieckaja, 96

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