Observer deprived of accreditation for streaming from the ballot station
“For Freedom”observer Piotar Markelau launched a initiative called 87% - he and his friends streamed live from the ballot station for early voting in Minsk (Kalinina str. 16). On October 7th he was deprived of his accreditation right at the ballot station.
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.