Siarhei Bunata


Date of birth: 18 June 1976

Date of detention: 31 August 2023

Charges indicted:

Art. 361 of the Criminal Code — Calls for actions aimed at causing harm to the national security of the Republic of Belarus

Sentence: unknown

Judge: Andrei Leshchanka

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 7

Groups: Businessmen

Cases: Пратэсты Баранавічы

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

Siarhei Bunata, an entrepreneur from Baranavičy, was detained on August 31, 2023, first for reposting a Belsat publication from the group 'STOP LUKA' about the Day of Will. As a result, he was sentenced to 15 days of administrative arrest.

Following his release, he was again detained in a criminal case. He has been accused of 'calls for sanctions' under Part 3 of Article 361 of the Criminal Code. The details of the case are unknown. The trial began on April 8, 2024, in Brest Region Court, with Judge Andrei Leshchanka presiding.

His wife and minor daughter are waiting his return home.

Mail address: Pre-trial detention center No. 7. 224030, Brest, vulica Savieckich pamiežnikaŭ 37

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