Posted on 03.03.2011 in Belarus, News

Belarus: 03.03.2011 Swedish MP denied Belarusian visa

Christian Holm, member of the Swedish parliament was denied entry to Belarus. Mr. Holm wanted to visit Belarus in order to meet in Minsk with the members of the Belarusian opposition, social activists and independent journalists.

Flag of Sweden, photo by marabuchi

Flag of Sweden, photo by marabuchi

His request for a visa has been rejected by the consulate in Stockholm. Christian Holm, widely known for his fierce criticism of Lukashenko’s regime, is among the most active Swedish politicians committed to the Belarusian cause.


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