Uladzimir Hanusevich

sentenced to 1 year of imprisonment

Date of birth: 25 July 1990

Date of detention: 7 February 2023

Charges indicted:

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

Sentence: 1 year

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Date of release: 21 October 2023

Judge: Yuliya Krepskaya

Uladzimir Hanusevich is a native of Homieĺ. He is a unit commander in a fire emergency and rescue brigade in the Frunzienski District of Minsk. He was arrested on February 7, 2023, in Minsk at his place of duty.

Hanusevich is accused under Article 342 of the Criminal Code ('Active participation in group actions grossly disrupting public order'). He was placed in remand prison #1 in Minsk.

On July 10, 2023, in the Frunzienski District Court of Minsk, Judge Yuliya Krepskaya sentenced the political prisoner to 12 months of imprisonment in a general-security penal colony.

Hanusevich served his sentence in Prison No. 4, then he was transferred to penal colony No. 17 (in Škloŭ).

Hanusevich was released from prison on October 21, 2023.

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