Svetlana Savchenko

sentenced to 1 year

Date of birth: 31 October 1987

Date of detention: 29 November 2021

Charges indicted:

Part 1 of Art. 339 of the Criminal Code — Hooliganism

Sentence: 1 year

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Angelica Kozlova

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 1

Svetlana Savchenko was sentenced to 12 months in a penal colony under Article 339 of the Criminal Code for tearing down the flag attached to the car of a participant in the pro-government motor rally and striking several times with a plastic flagpole on the car, thereby expressing indignation at the behavior of the rally participants.

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

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