Siarhei Adaska


Date of birth: 3 January 1981

Date of detention: 9 May 2023

Charges indicted:

Art. 370 of the Criminal Code — Desecration of state symbols
Art. 369 of the Criminal Code — Insulting a government official
Art. 368 of the Criminal Code — Insulting the President of the Republic of Belarus

Sentence: 2 1/2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Artsiom Padalianets

Siarhei Adaska was accused of insulting Aliaksandr Lukashenka (Part 1 of Article 368 of the Criminal Code), insulting a government official (Article 369 of the Criminal Code) and desecrating state symbols (Article 370 of the Criminal Code).

On August 14, 2023, he was sentenced to two 1/2 years in a general-security penal colony by Baranavichy and Baranavichy District Court.

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