UX/UI designer, sentenced to 7 years in prison
Date of birth: 15 October 1995
Date of detention: 11 August 2020
Part 1 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code - Organization of riots
Sentence: 7 years
Penalty: imprisonment in a medium-security penal colony
Judge: Dzmitry Lukashevich
Prosecutor: Alina Kasiyanchyk
Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 1
Dzmitry Kubarau was detained on suspicion of participation in "mass riots" (Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code).
Kubarau was detained on August 11 and taken to the KGB prison. The same night, he was forced to sign a confession. His apartment was searched, after which security officers siezed a loudspeaker, medicines, water, IT equipment (phone, laptop), and canisters with solvent and turpentine, which were used to renovate the apartment.
Dzmitry Kubarau pleaded not guilty in court, saying that his confession was extorted by torture.
On March 24, 2021, Judge Dzmitry Lukashevich of the Frunzienski District Court of Minsk sentenced Dzmitry Kubarau to 7 years of imprisonment in a medium-security penal colony.