CoE invited to public discussion on death penalty

On invitation by the Office of European expertise and communications the Council of Europe Information Point in Minsk took part in the public discussion on death penalty. The event took place on December 10, 2014, at the 'Imaguru' business club in Minsk, and was web-broadcast live on https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xI00S_8V-lA .

The CoE-IPM's director also used this opportunity to distribute two publications on death penalty published with the Council of Europe support ('Who Needs Death Penalty' by V.Filippov, and 'European Convention on Human Rights and Criminal Justice' edited by V.Filippov and A.Vashkevich).

For more information on the Council of Europe position on death penalty, please, visit http://www.coe.int/t/dghl/standardsetting/hrpolicy/Others_issues/Death_Penalty/default_en.asp .