The head of Memorial Human Rights Center Vitaly Ponomarev was banned from entering
As it became known, he left
Ponomarev was in Bishkek from June 30 to July 3 — he took part in the forum on fighting extremism organized by Kylym Shamy together with the Norwegian Helsinki Committee. Ponomarev left the country, leaving his things in a Bishkek hotel.
The Border Service of Kyrgyzstan has not yet commented on this ban.
Vitaly Ponomarev earlier, in 2009, has already received a ban on entry to
The reason why the well-known human rights activist is not allowed to enter the country is still unknown.