sentenced to 2 years of restricted freedom
Date of detention: 27 August 2021
Art. 367 of the Criminal Code — Slander against the President of the Republic of Belarus
Sentence: 2 years
Penalty: restricted freedom in an open penal facility ("khimiya")
Judge: Siarhei Shatsila
Prison: Open correctional facility No. 29
Ihar Ukhaliuk was sentenced to 2 years of restricted freedom in an open penitentiary (“khimiya”) under Part 1 of Art. 367 of the Criminal Code for libel against the president.
The convict was sent to serve the sentence in late August 2021.