Deputy Minister Schneider met representatives of Belarusian opposition
01.06.2011 / 15:17
First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic Jiří Schneider met representatives of Belarusian opposition and civil society (Nasta Palazhanka, Andrei Dmitriev, Darja Korsak, Julja Sluckaya and Ales Mikhalevich) on May 31.
The meeting was focused on the future EU policy towards Belarus, possibilities of supporting civil society in Belarus and current situation in the country. The Czech Republic has been supporting civil society in Belarus on a long term basis and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic has recently repeatedly expressed concern about the current trials with Belarusian opposition representatives.