Yauhen Yushkevich

Founder of the bychange.me project

Date of birth: 21 July 1989

Date of detention: 24 November 2020

Charges indicted:

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

Yauhen Yushkevich is a former police investigator and an Android developer and initiator of the bychange.me project. He was detained on November 24 in Minsk. His apartment was searched.

Yauhen is suspected of organization and preparation of actions that grossly violate public order - Part 1 of Art. 342 of the Criminal Code.

 *On December 4, Yushkevich was released from pre-trial detention 

 

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