§ Mr. John Marshall
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what representations have been made on behalf of refusenik Mikhail Nizguretsky and his family of St. Petersburg.
§ Mr. Douglas Hogg
We have made various representations to the Russian authorities on behalf of Mr. Nizguretsky. In Moscow in March I raised human rights issues with the Russian First Deputy Foreign Minister, including the case of Mr. Nizguretsky.