Andrei Slavashevich

sentenced to 2 years of imprisonment


Date of birth: 4 January 1972

Date of detention: 24 May 2022

Charges indicted:

Art. 367 of the Criminal Code — Slander against the President of the Republic of Belarus

Sentence: 2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Tatsiana Shotsik

Prison: Penal colony No. 17

Andrei Slavashevich was sentenced to 12 months of imprisonment in a general-security penal colony for ‘slandering Aliaksandr Lukashenka’ (Article 367 of the Criminal Code).

Mail address: Penal colony No. 17. 213004, Škloŭ, vulica 1-ja Zavodskaja 8

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