TITLE

Lukashenko reluctant to revisit political prisoner issue

AUTHOR(S)
Interfax
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Russia & FSU General News;5/24/2012, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
MINSK. May 24 (Interfax) - Minsk will not change its position on the question of "the release of political prisoners," Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said on Thursday, after hearing a report by Foreign Minister Sergei Martynov.
ACCESSION #
76123663

 

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