Illia Bokhan

sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison

Date of detention: 5 May 2021

Charges indicted:

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

Sentence: 3 1/2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Andrei Hrushko

Prosecutor: Alena Tsikhanovich

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 7

Illia Bokhan is a defendant in the case of "mass riots" (Part 2 of Article 293 of the Criminal Code) opened over the events in Pinsk on the night after the August 9 elections.

The trial in the case started on May 31, 2021.

On October 21, 2021, the Lieninski District Court of Brest sentenced Illia Bokhan to three and a half years in a penal colony.

Mail address: Pre-trial detention center No. 7. 224030, Brest, vulica Savieckich pamiežnikaŭ 37

Addresses of prisons:

      What should I know and how to help?

      ✉️ Write a letter. Make a scan of your letter or postcard and share it online

      🤝 Please use the Russian (or Belarusian) name of the prison

      💡 Foreign-language messages may be blocked, so attach a translation (e.g.

      💡 More tips here