served full term, released
Date of detention: 18 January 2022
Art. 370 of the Criminal Code — Desecration of state symbols
Penalty: restricted freedom in an open penal facility ("khimiya")
Prison: Released awaiting the commencement of the sentence
Viachaslau Liutynski was detained for setting fire to the state flag of Belarus and charged under Article 370 of the Criminal Code (desecrating state symbols). He is being held in a pre-trial detention center pending trial.