Dzmitry Hulin

Prisoner

Date of birth: 27 October 1969

Date of detention: 13 July 2023

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. 368 of the Criminal Code — Insulting the President of the Republic of Belarus
Art. 366 of the Criminal Code — Violence or threat against an official performing official duties or another person performing a public duty
Art. 130 of the Criminal Code — Incitement to hatred
Art. 367 of the Criminal Code — Slander against the President of the Republic of Belarus

Sentence: 14 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a medium-security penal colony

Judge: Sviatlana Bandarenka

Prison: Penal colony No. 3

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

Dzmitry Hulin is a former military officer, a topographer. On December 15, 2023, Brest state media published a video of his arrest. The law enforcers call Dzmitry "an agent of the Ukrainian special services". 

From September 12 to September 29, 2023, his case was considered by Judge Sviatlana Bandarenka. The decision of the court on September 29, 2023: fourteen years of imprisonment in a medium-security penal colony.

Since Dzmitry spent 1 year and 3 months in pre-trial detention center before the trial, the sentence was recalculated taking into account the time served. The result was twelve years of imprisonment.

He is serving his sentence in penal colony No. 3.

 
Mail address: Penal colony No. 3. 211322, Viciebsk region, Vićba

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