Minsk does not respond to notes made by the Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

This was announced by the publication of "Derkalo Tyzhden" Ambassador of Ukraine to Belarus Roman Byazsmertny. Ukraine is concerned about the existence of "black lists" of Ukrainian citizens who are denied entry to Belarus.

"We have handed over a note yesterday about the Ukrainian human rights activist. The answer from the Belarusian side was not. In general, starting from December 19 last year, Ukrainian side gave the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs a few notes about the people who were not allowed into the country. Any of the music we have not received a response, "- he said.

The ambassador did not rule out the existence in Minsk, the "black list" of Ukrainian citizens who do not want to see Belarus as each country has the right to such a list. However R.Byazsmertny added:

"We have not seen the list, but now there is a tendency, The Belarusian side limits the entry of people related to international organizations for the protection of human rights. "

Recall April 20 Ukrainian human rights activist M. Tsapok was removed from the train "Kiev — Minsk" Belarusian border guards. She was traveling to Belarus to help the International Observation Mission of the Committee on International Control over the Human Rights Situation in Belarus.

Another information assistant representative of the International Observation Mission of Ukraine Maxim Kytsyuka also detained at the Ukrainian-Belarusian border: on the night of March 9, 2011 it was taken off the train staff frontier, saying the defender that from March 4, he is listed in the "list of banned".

Representatives of the Committee on International Control over the Human Rights Situation in Belarus regard this fact as a direct obstacle to the work of the International Observation Mission.

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