Following the sentencing of Russian opposition leader Vladimir Kara-Murza to 25 years in prison, the PACE President and leaders of the PACE political groups will express their solidarity with him, as well as other political prisoners, on Monday 24 April 2023 at 12.30 p.m. in the area in front of the debating chamber (Palais building)
The relatives of the imprisoned leaders present at the event are:
- Evgenia Kara-Murza – wife of Vladimir Kara-Murza
- Natallia Pinchuk – wife of Belarusian opposition leader Ales Bialiatski
- Tatsiana Khomich – sister of Belarusian opposition activist Maria Kalesnikava
All three imprisoned leaders are winners of the Václav Havel Human Rights Prize.