Ihar Mints

employee at Naftan

Date of birth: 12 September 1977

Date of detention: 23 September 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 356 of the Criminal Code — High treason

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 3

Ihar Mints is an employee of Naftan.

His home was searched on September 22, 2021 and the next day he was detained and taken from Navapolack to the KGB pre-trial priosn in Minsk.

Mints was charged with treason (Article 356 of the Criminal Code) as part of a massive case involving employees of several Belarusian factories who campaigned for a nation-wide strike and were members of the Rabochy Rukh initiative. The initiative was labelled "extremist" on September 21. This trigerred arrests throughout the country.

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

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