Last Updated: November 26, 2023

Aliaksandr Viachaslavavich ASTREIKA

Aliases

Александр Вячеславович АСТРЕЙКО; Аляксандр Вячаслававіч АСТРЭЙКА; Alexander Viacheslavovich ASTREIKO; Alexandr Vjatjeslavovitj ASTREJKO; Aljaksandr Vjatjaslavavitj ASTREJKA; Alexandr Viacheslavovich ASTREIKO

Position

Former Head of the Department of Internal Affairs of Brest Region/Oblast Executive Committee, Major-General of Militia (police force); Head of the Department of Internal Affairs of the Minsk Region/Oblast Executive Committee

DoB

1971-12-22

Linked to

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=uriserv%3AOJ.L_.2022.046.01.0003.01.ENG&toc=OJ%3AL%3A2022%3A046%3ATOC

Official reason

In his former position as Head of the Department of Internal Affairs of Brest Region/Oblast Executive Committee and Major-General of Militia, he was responsible for the repression and intimidation campaign in that region/oblast against peaceful protesters in the wake of the 2020 presidential election, in particular arbitrary arrests, excessive use ...

Other Information

(Date of UN designation: 2020-10-02)

Date of listing

2022-02-25

Program information

Authority

EU

Program

Restrictive measures in view of the situation in Belarus and the involvement of Belarus in the Russian aggression against Ukraine

Regime

EU country specific

Target State

Belarus

Measures

Asset freeze and prohibition to make funds available, Restrictions on admission

Sanctions Portfolio

- All assets of the listed persons and entities should be frozen. It is also prohibited to make any funds or assets directly or indirectly available to them. - Member States shall enforce travel restrictions on persons listed in the Annex of Council Decision 2012/642/CFSP.

Official Information

The Council of the EU first adopted restrictive measures against certain officials of Belarus on 24 September 2004. Targeted measures were imposed against persons who are considered by the Pourgourides Report to be key actors in the unresolved disappearances of four well-known persons in Belarus in 1999-2000. Additional listings were introduced fol...

Program URL

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A02012D0642-20220604