Presidential candidate Anatol Lyabedzka answers ex-political prisoner Iryna Khalip
Anatol Lyabedzka, United Civic Party (UCP) candidate to president answered the articled by ex-political prisoner Iryna Khalip. Khalip is also a wife of an ex-candidate to President Andrei Sannikau who served a prison term after the elections of 2010. Khalip attacked Lyabedzka’s participation in the elections stating that by doing this Lyabedzka helps the regime to legitimize itself in the eyes of the West. Lyabedzka accused Khalip of lies stating that she fears Lyabedzka’s promotion campaign during the elections will work out.
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.