Belonging to the Russian “Gazprom” Belarusian Belgazprombank announced the temporary suspension of a number of operations with currency. A press release published on the website of the credit organization.
The Bank’s problems had started after directing it for 20 years Victor Babariko in may announced its participation in the presidential elections in the Republic.
Also stopped replenishing with the help of Belarusian rubles cards, issued in foreign currency, and cashless transactions in a foreign currency using the card tied to the account in Belarusian rubles.
Commenting on what is happening in the BGB, Babariko called actions of the Belarusian authorities and especially cynical against people with whom he worked. He stressed that the government has demonstrated a desire to use any means to prevent fair elections.
In turn, “Gazprom” and Gazprombank said the situation is a gross violation of the laws of the Republic and the Eurasian economic Union (EEU). Russian companies pledged to seek the protection of the legitimate rights of all stakeholders by all available legal means.
Video, photo All from Russia.