punitive confinement

Instead of getting medical aid: Poltical prisoner Yauhen Barouski put in disciplinary cell
Although political prisoner Yauhen Barouski urgently needs medical assistance, he was placed in punitive confinement instead, the human rights centre Viasna reports. The man fell ill behind bars.
Political prisoner Ihar Bantser put in disciplinary cell again. He spent 70 days there since summer
Another ten-day term in punitive confinement has been imposed on political prisoner Ihar Bantser, his family reports. The man is serving his term in open-type correctional facility Nr 9 in the Belarusian city of Vitsebsk.