Aliaksei Muravitski

sentenced to 1 year in prison

Date of birth: 29 July 1976

Date of detention: 27 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 year

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Viktoryia Shabunia

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 8

Aliaksei Muravitski is a resident of Minsk sentenced to 1 year in a penal colony under Art. 342 of the Criminal Code (active participation in group actions that grossly violate public order).

On election day, August 9, riot police detained Muravitski at a polling station and then beat him in the detention center in Akrestsin Street. On August 16, he went to a protest and demonstrated hematomas he suffered after the beating. Protesters wrote "You Can't Kill Everyone" on his naked back. Muravitski also took part in a protest on October 25. He climbed the roof of his car with a white-red-white flag and shouted "Long Live Belarus".

Mail address: Pre-trial detention center No. 8. 222163, Žodzina, vulica Savieckaja 22A

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