Nikita Karpenko

Date of birth: 10.06.1996

Date of Detention: 06.10.2022

Accused: Article 130 of the Criminal Code - Incitement to enmity;
Article 367 of the Criminal Code - Defamation against the President of the Republic of Belarus.

Verdict: 2 years of imprisonment in a colony under normal conditions.

Days behind bars: 652

Nikita Karpenko was accused of subscribing to extremist groups and posting offensive comments.
Nikita was added to the "list of extremists."
He is recognized as a political prisoner by the human rights center.