Anastasiya Bulybenka

former BNTU student, sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison

Date of birth: 23 September 2001

Date of detention: 12 November 2020

Charges indicted:

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

Sentence: 2 1/2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Maryna Fiodarava

Prosecutor: Anastasiya Maliko, Raman Chabatarou

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 3

Anastasiya Bulybenka

Anastasiya Bulybenka is a former BNTU student who was expelled during the autumn protests in Belarus. The girl was detained on November 12 as part of a criminal case under Art. 342, Part 1 of the Criminal Code (organization or participation in group actions that gravely violate public order). Her house was searched and she was then taken to the KGB for interrogation.

Anastasia later faced formal charges. She was first taken into custody in the KGB pre-trial prison, but then was transferred to pre-trial detention center No. 1.

On July 16, 2021, Bulybenka was sentenced to two years and six months in prison.

Mail address: Pre-trial detention center No. 3. 246003, Homieĺ, vulica Knižnaja 1A

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