Dzmitryi Kunusau

sentenced to 3 years of imprisonment

Former prisoner

Date of birth: 10 May 1984

Date of detention: 29 September 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 369 of the Criminal Code — Insulting a government official
Art. 130 of the Criminal Code — Incitement to hatred

Sentence: 3 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Date of release: 25 February 2024

Judge: Sviatlana Bandarenka

Prosecutor: Dzianis Zhurko

Cases: Справа Зельцэра

Dzmitry Kunusau was detained in Minsk for publishing comments on the Internet in connection with the deaths of IT worker Andrei Zeltser and KGB agent Dzmitry Fedasiuk.

On 4 August 2022, Dzmitry was convicted of ‘insulting government official’ and ’inciting hatred’ under Articles 369 and 130 of the Criminal Code and sentenced to three years of imprisonment in a general-security penal colony.

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