student, sentenced to 1 1/2 years of restricted freedom
Date of birth: 13 April 1999
Date of detention: 29 April 2021
Art. 368 of the Criminal Code — Insulting the President of the Republic of Belarus
Sentence: 1 1/2 years
Penalty: restricted freedom in an open penal facility ("khimiya")
Judge: Siarhei Dvarachenka
Prison: Open correctional facility No. 9
Illia Siliankou was sentenced by the Krasnapollie District Court under Art. 368 of the Criminal Code (insulting the president) to one and a half years of restricted freedom in an open correctional facility.
Siliankou was found guilty of putting up and scattering at least 17 leaflets with a picture of Lukashenka and an inscription about him on August 13, 2020, which "humiliated his honor and dignity."
Illia Siliankou was sent to serve his sentence in open correctional facility No. 9.