Aleksei Golovko*

Aleksei Golovko was detained on 5 March 2021 under a criminal case against the anarchist movement from Brest region. The charges were brought under part 2 of article 285 of the Criminal Code (participation in a criminal organization) and part 1 of article 342 of the Criminal Code (organization of group actions that grossly violate […]

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Pavel Shpetny*

Pavel Shpetny was detained on 2 March 2021 under a criminal case against the anarchist movement from Brest region. The charges were brought under part 2 of article 285 of the Criminal Code (participation in a criminal organization) and part 1 of article 342 of the Criminal Code (organization of group actions that grossly violate […]

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Nikita Dranets*

Nikita Dranets was detained on 2 March 2021 under a criminal case against the anarchist movement from Brest region. The charges were brought under part 2 of article 285 of the Criminal Code (participation in a criminal organization) and part 1 of article 342 of the Criminal Code (organization of group actions that grossly violate […]

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Belarusian anarchists are persecuted under the case of the international criminal organisation

According to the media, human rights defenders and police reports, at the end of January 2021 additional charges were brought against anarchists Akihiro Hanada-Gayewski, Andrei Chepyuk and Aliaksandr Frantskevich. They were accused of participation in a criminal organisation (Article 285.2 of the Criminal Code). In the middle of February, a similar charge was brought against […]

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Andrei Marach

Antifascist from Brest. Detained on 2 March 2021 on suspicion of involvement in a criminal organisation of anarchists and gross violation of public order (Articles 285 and 342 of the Criminal Code). Andrei has a history of repression, he was serving an administrative arrest in early August 2020. An international criminal organisation case was filed […]

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