sentenced to 3 years in prison
Date of birth: 2 March 1975
Date of detention: 16 October 2020
Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code — Participation in riots
Sentence: 3 years
Penalty: imprisonment in a medium-security penal colony
Judge: Anastasiya Liaikouskaya
Prosecutor: Ina Zubko
Prison: Penal colony No. 2
Godparent: Klaus Mindrup, member of the German Bundestag
Viktar Siadou was detained on October 16, 2020, after he was identified in a video, in which he allegedly throws rocks during a protest held on August 10 in Minsk.
According to the indictment, Siadou took part in the construction of barricades and threw “two objects” on the roadway.
The defendant partially admitted his guilt, saying that he put one rock on the roadway and threw another one towards the road.
On March 30, 2021, Judge Anastasiya Liaikouskaya of the Pieršamajski District Court of Minsk sentenced Siadou to three years in a medium-security penal colony.