Bulgaria Refuses ‘Political’ Trial of Medics in Libya
It was reported that Bulgaria will not accept a "political" trial of six Bulgarian medics in Libya accused of deliberately infecting children with AIDS, said Libyan News, quoting BBC monitoring international reports.
Foreign Minister Nadezhda Mikhaylova has said a statement by Libyan leader Muammar Qadhafi on the eve of the trial "entirely contradicts the principle of justice universally accepted throughout the world.”
A report by Bulgarian radio has said that “on 7th May a meeting took place between Mikhaylova and the ambassadors of the Arab countries in Sofia on the case of the six Bulgarian medics accused in the AIDS scandal case in Libya.”
“Bulgaria will not accept a political trial of its citizens in Libya,” said Bthe ulgarian foreign minister after her meeting with the Arab ambassadors, which took place lately in Sofia – Albawaba.com