Valiantsin Tseranevich

trade union activist

Date of birth: 13 February 1975

Date of detention: 20 September 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 356 of the Criminal Code — High treason

Prison: Pre-trial detention center of KGB

Valiantsin Tseranevich is an assistant foreman at the Khimvolokno factory and deputy chairman of the Belarusian independent trade union at Grodno Azot.

He was detained on September 20, 2021. The man was held as part of a criminal investigation into "high treason" (Article 356 of the Criminal Code) involving several employees of Belarusian factories who supported local strikes and were part of the Rabochy Rukh labor rights group. This initiative was labeled as "extremist" on September 21.

Mail address: Pre-trial detention center of KGB. 220050, Minsk, Main Post Office, subscriber box 8

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