Kanstantsin Zalatykh

newspaper director

Date of detention: 18 May 2022

Charges indicted:

Art. 130 of the Criminal Code — Incitement to hatred

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 1

Kanstantsin Zalatykh is a director of Belorusy i rynok newspaper. He was detained after police had searched the editorial office.

Kanstantsin was charged under Part 2 of Article 130 of the Criminal Code (incitement to hatred, combined with violence or committed by an official), which provides for three to ten years of imprisonment. He is currently kept in pre-trial detention center in Žodzina.

Mail address: Pre-trial detention center No. 1. 220030, Minsk, vulica Valadarskaha 2

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