11 May: Paris supports Ales Bialiatski
On 11 May a gigantic portrait of the vice-president of
the International Federation for Human Rights Ales Bialiatski with the demand
of his immediate release from prison will be hanged out on the façade of the Paris
The representative of the mayor on international issues Pierre Shapiro, the FIDH President Souhayr Belhassen and members of the FIDH Council (who will come to Paris from different parts of the world) will take the floor at the rally during which the portrait will be hanged out.
Usually the Mayor’s Office of Paris hangs out portraits of French citizens who are held as hostages in other countries.