sentenced to 21 months of imprisonment
Date of birth: 23 July 1960
Date of detention: 10 April 2022
Art. 368 of the Criminal Code — Insulting the President of the Republic of Belarus
Sentence: 21 months
Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony
Judge: Hanna Ihnatsenka
Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 2
Aliaksei Viacherni is a folk art activist. He has a 16-year-old son.
He was charged under Article 368 of the Criminal Code for insulting the President of Belarus with his Tic-Toc video. The court sentenced him to one year and nine months in a general-security penal colony.