Dzmitry Ivashkou

member of Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya's nomination group, sentenced to 6 years in prison

Date of birth: 2 June 1981

Date of detention: 27 September 2020

Charges indicted:

Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code - Participation in riots

Sentence: 6 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a medium-security penal colony

Judge: Aliaksei Khlyshchankou

Prosecutor: Mikushyn, Astapenka

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 3

Dzmitry Ivashkou

Dzmitry Ivashkou, a member of Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya's nomination group, was detained during a peaceful protest in Homieĺ on September 27, 2020.

He was later transferred to Minsk: first to the temporary detention facility, and then to the pre-trial detention center.

Ivashkou was charged under Art. 293 of the Criminal Code, "mass riots".

On May 4, 2021, Judge Aliaksei Khlyshchankou of the Čyhunačny District Court of Homieĺ found the activist guilty under Part 2 of Article 293 of the Criminal Code (participation in mass riots) and under Article 292 of the Criminal Code (seizure of buildings). Ivashkou was sentenced to 6 years in a medium-security penal colony.

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

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