Belarusian border guards take part in the procession of the Cross under the flags of Russian empire
70 people participated in a religious procession of the Cross near Hrodna under black-yellow-white flags of Russian empire – the flags used nowadays by Russian chauvinists. Belarusian border guards and Belarusian “Cossack” organizations also took part in the event.
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.