A meeting with presidential candidates and experts at 14.00, October 10th

April 22, 2016 19:31

Dear international journalists who are in Belarus now to cover presidential elections,

Specifically for you Press Club Belarus organizes a meeting in Minsk with presidential candidates, experts, and Belarusian journalists who would help you to understand political and economic situation in Belarus.

The meeting will take place on October 10th at 14:00 in the Hotel Europe’s conference hall (Internacyjanalnaja str. 28).

Tell the Truth! campaign candidate Tatsiana Karatkevich, Liberal Democratic Party candidate Siarhei Haidukevich, and Belarusian Patriotic Party candidate Mikalai Ulakhovich are all expected to come.

Belarusian economist Siarhei Chaly, expert in Belarus-Russia relations Anatol Pankouski, and a public policy expert Valery Karbalevich will join the meeting at 15:00.

In order to participate in the meeting please fill out this form

Besides, we bring to your notice the candidates’ schedule of meetings with voters and other events which might be interesting to you. Please note that this schedule is subject to change.

October 7th

Tatsiana Karatkevich:

12:30 -13:30 Liady, Vitsebsk region, village palace of culture

14:00-15:00 Dubrouna, Nikandrava str. 62

16:30-17:20 Orsha, a rally in front of Orsha Jesuit Collegium

17:30 Orsha, children art school #1, Lenina str. 21

Mikalai Ulakhovich:

14:00 – Vitsebsk, public school #31, Maskouski praspekt 15

18:00 – Nouka agro-town, Vitsebsk region, palace of culture

Siarhei Haidukevich:

Homel, Homel state university, praspekt Kastrychnika (prospect Oktyabrya) 48

Time TBA

 

October 8th

Tatsiana Karatkevich:

rally in Rahachou

rally in Zhlobin

rally in Buda-Kashaliova

rally and meeting in Homel

Time TBA

 

October 9th

Tatsiana Karatkevich:

Minsk – “Kava za TaK” coffee meeting with the candidate, Varanianskaha str. 11a, gymnasia #56

Rally “Language, culture, Belarus”

Time TBA

Siarhei Haidukevich

Vitsebsk – public school # 28, Praudy str. 43

 

October 10th

14:00 – 16:00 – Minsk, Press Club Belarus meeting with presidential candidates, experts, and Belarusian journalists for international journalists in the Hotel Europe’s conference hall (Internacyjanalnaja str. 28).

17:00 – Minsk, Svabody square, rally of Mikalai Statkevich, ex-political prisoner and ex-presidential candidate-2010

 

October 11th

Central Electoral Committee Information Center - Palac Respubliki (Palace of the Republic), Oktyabrskaya sq. (admission by Foreign Ministry accreditations + national ID card)

10:00*, 12:10*, 14:10*, 16:10*, 18:10*, 20:00* - Press briefings by Lidya Ermoshina, the CEC secretary, on the voting progress (*the estimated time is subject to subtle changes)

01:00 The final press conference of the voting day

 

October 12th

Central Electoral Committee Information Center - Palac Respubliki (Palace of the Republic), Oktyabrskaya sq. (admission by Foreign Ministry accreditations + national ID card)

10:00* - 12:00 - Concluding press conference by Lidya Ermoshina, the CEC secretary, followed by press conferences by CIS observers, People’s Republic of China observers, and Shanghai Cooperation Organization observers (*the estimated starting time is subject to changes)

 

Useful contacts:

The Central Commission of the Republic of Belarus on Elections and Holding Republican Referenda

Tatsiana Karatkevich’s campaign headquarters: Leninhradskaja str. 5-37.

Press relations service (Russian, Belarusian): +375 29 3334503

Andrei Dzmitryeu, head of campaign headquarters (English, Russian, and Belarusian): +375 33 6638818

Siarhei Haidukevich’s campaign headquarters: Arlouskaja str., 40. +375 29 605 96 92.

Mikalai Ulakhovich’s campaign headquarters: Marjeuskaja str. 5a, 220034 +375 29 7716096 (Mikhail Abrazou – head of campaign headquarters).