Raman Tsyhankou


Date of birth: 13 June 1994

Date of detention: 10 October 2022

Charges indicted:

Art. 342 of the Criminal Code — Organization and preparation of actions that grossly violate public order, or active participation in them
Art. 361 of the Criminal Code — Calls for actions aimed at causing harm to the national security of the Republic of Belarus
Art. 130 of the Criminal Code — Incitement to hatred

Sentence: unknown

Judge: Anzhela Kastsiukevich

On the list of “terrorists” (money transfers are prohibited)

Raman Tsyhankou was detained on October 10, 2022. At first, the pro-government Telegram channels reported Roman and his girlfriend to have been detained for leaking law enforcement officials' data to the Black Book of Belarus Telegram channel. Roman was sentenced to 14 days of administrative imprisonment.

Later Tsyhankou was transferred to a pre-trial detention center and charged under a criminal case for participating in the protests.

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