Last Updated: November 26, 2023
Siarhej Aljaksandravitj JEPICHAU; Сергей Александрович ЕПИХОВ; Сяргей Аляксандравіч ЕПIХАЎ; Sergei Aleksandrovich EPIKHOV; Siarhei Aliaksandravich EPIKHAU
Judge at the Minsk Regional Court
['14 Kedyshko St., apt. 11, Minsk, Belarus' '59 L.Tolstoy St., apt. 80, Vileika, Belarus' '38 Timoshenko St., apt. 198, Minsk, Belarus']
3160566B046PB4 (other-Other identification number) (Personal ID)
In his position as judge at the Minsk Regional Court, Siarhei Epikhau is responsible for politically motivated rulings against opposition leaders and activists, in particular the sentencing of Maria Kolesnikova and Maksim Znak, who are considered as political prisoners by human rights organisations. Violations of rights of defence and of the right ...
(Date of UN designation: 2021-12-02)
Date of listing
Restrictive measures in view of the situation in Belarus and the involvement of Belarus in the Russian aggression against Ukraine
EU country specific
Asset freeze and prohibition to make funds available, Restrictions on admission
- 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.
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...