Iryna Skrob

sentenced to 2 1/2 years of imprisonment


Date of birth: 12 July 1975

Date of detention: 15 March 2023

Charges indicted:

Art. 361-4 of the Criminal Code — Promoting extremist activities

Sentence: 2 1/2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Prison sentence start date: 27 October 2023

Judge: Liubou Simakhina

Prison: Penal colony No. 4

Iryna Skrob was convicted under Article 361-4 of the Criminal Code ('Participation in extremist activities') and sentenced to two years and six months of imprisonment in a general-security penal colony.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 4. 246035, Homieĺ, vulica Antoshkina 3

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.

💡 A big guide about helping Belarusian political prisoners from abroad

💡 More tips here

Support “Viasna”