Dzmitry Hut


Date of birth: 18 February 1988

Date of detention: 10 August 2023

Charges indicted:

Art. 130 of the Criminal Code — Incitement to hatred

Sentence: 6 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a medium-security penal colony

Judge: Kurhanava Alena

Prison: Penal colony No. 3

On the list of “terrorists” (money transfers are prohibited)

Dzmitry Hut worked in the IT sector, before that he worked for 7 years in the prosecutor's office. He was sentenced to six years of imprisonment under Part 3 of Article 130 of the Criminal Code (inciting racial, national, religious or other social enmity or discord).

Judge Alena Kurhanava considered the criminal case on October 23, 2023. 

      On January 18, 2024 he was put on the "terrorist list" by the KGB.

      On January 19, 2024 he was added to the list of Belarusian citizens, foreign citizens and stateless persons involved in extremist activities.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 3. 211322, Viciebsk region, Vićba

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