Tatsiana Lasitsa

human rights activist, volunteer of the Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Date of birth: 24 November 1978

Date of detention: 21 January 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 342 of the Criminal Code - Organization and preparation of actions that grossly violate public order, or active participation in them

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 3

Godparent: Gisela Manderla, Member of the German Bundestag

Tatsiana Lasitsa is a human rights activist from Rečyca, a volunteer of the Homieĺ branch of the Human Rights Center "Viasna".

Tatsiana Lasitsa was detained on January 21 at the Minsk airport by officers of the Interior Ministry.

She is a suspect in a criminal case under Part 1 and Part 2 of Art. 342 of the Criminal Code (organization or active participation in group actions that grossly violate public order). She was remanded in custody pending indictment.

Mail address: Pre-trial detention center No. 3. 246003, Homieĺ, vulica Knižnaja 1A

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