Yauhen Tsitou

sentenced to 1 year of restricted freedom

Date of birth: 4 August 1993

Date of detention: 5 May 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 370 of the Criminal Code — Desecration of state symbols

Sentence: 1 year

Penalty: restricted freedom in an open penal facility ("khimiya")

Prison: Open correctional facility No. 49

Yauhen Tsitou was sentenced to 1 year of restricted freedom in an open penitentiary by the Zhlobin District Court.

He was found guilty under Art. 370 of the Criminal Code (insulting the state symbols) for removing the state flag from a government building.

Mail address: Open correctional facility No. 49. 213010, Škloŭ, vulica Maladziožnaja 2B

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