IOPS chairman asks Iraqi president to release Tariq Aziz

Moscow, October 23, Interfax - The chairman of the Imperial Orthodox Palestinian Society (IOPS), Sergey Stepashin, has called on Iraqi President Fuad Masum to order the release of the country's former Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Tariq Aziz, who has been held in prison for more than 11 years. "This 78-year-old man is seriously ill. ...