Last Updated: June 24, 2024

Sergey Aleksandrovich VAREIKO


Сяргей Аляĸсандравіч ВАРЭЙКА; Сяргей Аляксандравіч ВАРЭЙКА; Siarhei Aliaksandravich VAREIKA; Sergej Aleksandrovitj VAREJKO; Siarhej Aljaksandravitj VAREJKA


Head of Moskovski \nDistrict Police Department \nof Minsk, former Deputy \nHead of the Zavodsky \nDistrict Police Department \nof Minsk



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In his former position as Deputy Head of the Zavodsky District Police Siarhei Vareika is responsible for the inhumane and degrading treatment, including torture, inflicted on citizens detained on the premises of the Zavodsky District Police Department in the wake of the 2020 presidential election. He is also responsible for the actions of his subor...

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(Date of UN designation: 2021-06-21)

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


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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.

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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...

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