Uladzimir Shynkevich

sentenced to 1 year and 3 months in prison

Date of birth: 1 May 1967

Date of detention: 1 February 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 368 of the Criminal Code - Insulting the President of the Republic of Belarus

Sentence: 15 months

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Prison: Penal colony No. 22

Uladzimir Shynkevich was found guilty on defamation charges and sentenced to one year and three months in a general-security penal colony.

According to the investigation, Uladzimir Shynkevich posted a humiliating post attacking Lukashenka on the Odnoklassniki social network. It is unknown what exactly the post contained, as the case was considered in a closed trial.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 22. 225295, Brest region, Ivacevičy, station Damanava, PO Box 20

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