It is up to Western nations to recognize the presidential election as valid or not - Yarmoshyna
It is up to Western nations to recognize the Belarus president election as valid or not. Chairwoman of the Central Election Commission (CEC) of Belarus Lidia Yermoshina made the statement on 10 September when asked about the election’s recognition by Western countries and the OSCE, BelTA has learned.
The head of the Belarusian election organization agency noted: “We always work to get elections recognized as valid but the decision primarily lies with the Western nations and the OSCE.”
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.