Observer gets deprived of accreditation twice a day in Minsk
Observer from the campaign Right to Choose 2015 Maria Paklonskaya was deprived of accreditation twice a day in Minsk. The young woman observed the early voting at polling station #65 in Minsk Pershamaiski District.
Paklonskaya noticed that the ballot box was not sealed when the polling station opened, Euroradio reported. She decided to photograph it and was pronounced a verbal warning.
She did not take any pictures but was deprived of accreditation ‘for hindering the work of the election committee’. 3 out of 13 members of the committee made the decision.
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.