As BelaPAN reports quoting the press service of the European Commission, within the framework of the visit meetings with the Minister of H. Mingarelli Foreign Affairs Belarus Sergei Martynov, representatives civilian society Belarus and the OSCE ODIHR.
"This visit comes after release from 16 to 20 August, the last political prisoners Alexander Kozulin, Andrei Kim and Sergei Parsyukevich"- Said in a statement.
As pointed out by the press service, the release of political prisoners ", coupled with the subsequent steps in the direction of respect democracy Human Rights and the rule of law, confirms the positive momentum and will allow evenly resume dialogue between the EU and Belarus. "
Recall that last week visited Minsk Assistant Deputy Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs David Merkel. Diplomat met with representatives of the authorities, the democratic parties, civilian society and former political prisoners.
Tags: European Commission, Mingarelli