Prosecution demands three years in prison for Andrzej Poczobut

During an extremely short hearing on Friday, the court in Hrodna heard prosecution’s case against Andrzej Poczobut. After 40 minutes the hearing was over. The prosecutor demanded three years of prison for Poczobut.

He is accused of offending and slandering president Lukashenka in articles published in “Gazeta Wyborcza”, personal blog and Belarusia Partisan website. He is facing two to four years in prison

The only source of information are Poczobut’s lawyers – Uladzimir Kisialevich and Aleksander Birlav.

Michał Janczuk (TV Belsat)

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