News from Belarusian prisons, November 2021

On 1 November anarchist Sergey Romanov was sentenced to 1 year of penal colony for ‘defying the measures of preventive surveillance’. More details: https://abc-belarus.org/?p=14417&lang=enIt was a separate trial; Sergey is simultaneously a defendant in another trial described below. On 2 November Revolutionary Action, and on 12 November Pramen were officially recognised by Belarusian authorities as […]

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News from Belarusian prisons, September 2021

Updates on anarchists and antifascists Tamaz Pipiya was transported to Žodzina detention centre. His new address:Tamaz PipiyaST-8, vul. Savieckaja 22А, Žodzina, 222163, BelarusAt the end of September Tamaz fell ill, had difficulties with breathing, but received no medical assistance whatsoever. He is continuously held in ordinary cell with other (nominally healthy) prisoners. During a meeting […]

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Mikita Jemialjanau | Nikita Emelyanov

Anarchist from Minsk. He was detained on October 19 together with Ivan Komar on suspicion of the attempt to set fire to Minsk pretrial detention centre (article 295-3 “Illegal actions with combustible substances” and article 344 “Intentional destruction or damage of historical and cultural values”) in solidarity with Dzmitry Palijenka, who was kept there under […]

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