PACE Committee calls on Belarus authorities to release opposition politician Mikhail Marynich immediately [03/03/2005]

The Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), meeting in Paris today, noted with grave concern the recent trial and imprisonment of Mikhail Marynich, an opposition politician in Belarus who stood against the current President in the 2001 presidential elections and was ambassador of Belarus to various European countries. The Committee calls on the authorities in Belarus to release Marynich immediately.  (More...)
 

BĂ©larus : l’APCE demande la libĂ©ration immĂ©diate du leader d’opposition Mikhail Marinitch [03/03/2005]

La Commission des questions juridiques et des droits de l’homme de l’AssemblĂ©e parlementaire du Conseil de l'Europe (APCE), rĂ©unie aujourd’hui Ă  Paris, s’est Ă©mue de la peine d’emprisonnement prononcĂ©e Ă  l’issue du rĂ©cent procès du leader d’opposition Mikhail Marinitch, qui s’était prĂ©sentĂ© contre le prĂ©sident en exercice aux Ă©lections prĂ©sidentielles de 2001, après avoir Ă©tĂ© ambassadeur du BĂ©larus dans plusieurs pays europĂ©ens. La Commission a demandĂ© aux autoritĂ©s du BĂ©larus la libĂ©ration immĂ©diate de M. Marinitch.  (More...)