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Presidential Council on Human Rights asks Medvedev to Assist in Obtaining Release of Human Rights Activist Ales Belyatsky

posted 3 May 2012, 09:20 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 3 May 2012, 09:26 ]
3 May 2012

Memorial Press Release

On April 28, 2012, at a meeting with the President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev in Gorki, members of the Human Rights Council under the President gave him a letter requesting him to use his influence to contribute to the release in Belarus of the human rights activist Ales Belyatsky. The letter was given to Medvedev at the end of the meeting. See the text of the letter below. [Read more]