printable banner

U.S. Department of State - Great Seal

U.S. Department of State

Diplomacy in Action

Belarus: Release of American Citizen Emanuel Zeltser

Press Statement
Ian Kelly
Department Spokesman
Washington, DC
June 30, 2009


American citizen Emanuel Zeltser was released from Belarusian custody on June 30. The United States welcomes this positive step.

Consular officials in the Department and Embassy Minsk are currently working with Mr. Zeltser’s family to arrange his swift and safe return to the United States.

PRN: 2009/667


Do you already have an account on one of these sites? Click the logo to sign in and create your own customized State Department page. Want to learn more? Check out our FAQ!

OpenID is a service that allows you to sign in to many different websites using a single identity. Find out more about OpenID and how to get an OpenID-enabled account.