2010 Belarus presidential candidate, Andrei Sannikov, talks with Prof Stephen Hutchings on day one of the BASEES 2014 Annual Confernce.
Andrei Sannikov is a Belarusian politician and activist. He served as Deputy Foreign Minister of Belarus from 1995 until 1996, having previously headed the Belarusian delegation to the Nuclear and Conventional Weapons Armament Negotiations. He was one of the founders of Charter 97 in Belarus, and stood as a candidate in the Belarus presidential elections in 2010. In 2005 he was awarded the Bruno Kreisky Prize for accomplishments in human rights.