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The Chairman of the Belarusian TV and radio company Ivan Eismont said that the case against Alyaksandr Lukashenka in the forthcoming presidential election Victor Babariko is “something more than the financial things.” Reports about it “TUT.by”.
According to him, during searches in the BGB, who previously headed Babariko, law enforcement officers found “a much more serious facts.” Eismont said that we are talking about the intervention of foreign States in the internal Affairs. However, he did not specify what kind of state it is.
The state control Committee (SCC) of Belarus carried out searches in the BGB June 11. Was seized more than four million dollars and securities worth more than half a million dollars. Arrested 15 persons, prosecuted under articles on the legalization of funds obtained by criminal means and the evasion of taxes in especially large size.
According to the SCC, Babariko, who headed the Bank from mid-2000 to may 2020 when he announced his intention to participate in elections, is also involved in the crimes.
Commenting on the situation, the candidate himself called the actions of the Belarusian authorities and especially cynical against people with whom he worked. According to Babariko, Belarus needs to sweep away the remnants of the old regime, and his current actions show that the government is willing to use any means to prevent fair elections.
Elections in Belarus scheduled for 9 August. In addition to Babariko in the country for the first time in many years has become a popular alternative candidates. Lukashenka says that he will not allow in the Republic of the Maidan.
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