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Topic - Aleksander Kwaśniewski
Ukraine's highest court on Wednesday upheld the guilty verdict against former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, who is in jail on abuse-of-office charges.
A human rights organization and attorneys for a Saudi man accused in the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole demanded this week that Polish prosecutors investigate the terrorism suspect's detention and treatment at a CIA prison once housed in Poland.
A human rights organization and lawyers for a Saudi man accused in the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole demanded Tuesday that Polish prosecutors investigate the terror suspect's detention and treatment at a CIA prison once housed in Poland.
"The new case against Tymoshenko is a political disaster" for Ukraine, said Aleksander Kwasniewski, a former president of Poland who now serves with the European Court of Human Rights.
Mr. Kwasniewski, Poland's president from 1995 to 2005, has said he was unaware of the CIA prison.