Andrei Dzenisenka

sales manager, sentenced to 4 years of imprisonment


Date of birth: 6 December 1975

Date of detention: 21 October 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 361 of the Criminal Code — Calls for actions aimed at causing harm to the national security of the Republic of Belarus
Art. 130 of the Criminal Code — Incitement to hatred

Sentence: 4 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a medium-security penal colony

Judge: Tatsiana Falkouskaya

Prison: Penal colony No. 2

On the list of “terrorists” (money transfers are prohibited)

Andrei Dzenisenka is a sales manager. He has two kids. 

Andrei was detained on October 21, 2021. He was convicted under Article 130 (incitement of hatred), Part 3 of Article 361 of the Criminal Code (calls for restrictive measures/sanctions, other actions aimed at harming the national security of the Republic of Belarus) based on his messages on Telegram channels and sentenced to four years of imprisonment.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 2. 213800, Babrujsk, vulica Sikorskaha 1

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