1st day of voting: journalists prevented from talking to people, students forced to vote
The person to blame was “a woman from the street” – the Deputy Dean on Educational Work of BrSTU who became an “observer”. Students complained that she forced them to vote early and monitors the attendance of students at the institution.
Independent journalists decided to see the voting process among the students of Brest State Technical University, which had already three polling stations opened on Tuesday.
The Russian side is grateful to Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko for his decision to go to Russia as the visit after the presidential election, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Belarus Alexander Surikov said in an interview with the STV channel, BelTA has learned.
“We are grateful for this decision,” the Ambassador said.