The Belarusian Foundation for Sports Solidarity (BFSS), which supports athletes who opposed the policy of official Minsk, said on Thursday, July 22, that the five-time world champion in Thai boxing, MMA fighter Alexei Kudin, who was detained in Russia in SIZO Minsk.
“According to the Sports Solidarity Fund, Aleksey Kudin is in remand prison No. 1 in Minsk,” the fund said in a statement posted on the Facebook…
According to the BFSS, in the afternoon of July 21, Kudin was not in the Zelenograd pre-trial detention center. Whereas the next day, in the morning, it became known that the fighter had been taken from Russia to Belarus by five representatives of the republic’s power structures.
At the same time, Dmitry Brylev, the official representative of the General Prosecutor’s Office of Belarus, said “RIA News“That the decision of the General Prosecutor’s Office of Russia to extradite Kudin entered into force.
“The Supreme Court of the Russian Federation recognized it as legal and reasonable. By now, Kudin has been handed over by the Russian side and delivered to the Republic of Belarus, ”Brylev said.
According to the Russian service BBC NewsOn August 10, 2020, on the first day of mass protests against the results of the presidential elections in Belarus, Kudrin was detained in his hometown of Molodechno. According to the version of the investigation, he offered active resistance during the arrest. At the same time, the fighter later claimed that there really was a fight, however, according to him, it was initiated by the police.
On January 22, a law enforcement source said that a Moscow Region court arrested Kudin, who had been detained the day before in Moscow. However, the source did not specify what the athlete was accused of in Belarus.
On August 9, 2020, protests by opposition supporters began in Belarus, who do not agree with the results of the presidential elections. According to the CEC, the current head of state, Alexander Lukashenko, won.