You nominated Ales Bialiatski, an imprisoned Belarussian opposition activist, for the 2012 Sakharov Prize. How would you present him to those who know little about him?
I wouldn’t say Ales Bialiatski is little known. He has also been nominated for a Nobel Prize. He is the longest-serving political prisoner of President Lukashenko’s regime. And I would say he is an emblematic figure for the democrats in Belarus...Read More