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The rival of Alexander Lukashenko in the presidential race, Victor Babariko not allowed to jail lawyers for pandemic coronavirus. This is the defender Dmitry Laevsky said Tut.by.
“This morning I went to the pass office of the KGB to visit Viktor Dmitrievich in the detention center. My documents not received due to the fact that lawyers visiting clients in prison is not currently conducted due to the epidemic situation,” said the lawyer.
He called such actions illegal and announced that he had filed a complaint to the Prosecutor General of Belarus.
The former head of Belgazprombank Viktor Babariko was arrested along with his son on June 18. The banker is suspected of influence on witnesses and concealment of evidence relating to past crimes. According to the investigation, from the account of the BGB in the Latvian ABLV for several years illegally brought more than 430 million dollars. In the case of detained more than 20 people. The state control Committee said that the activities of the defendants in the case were controlled by the “puppeteers from “Gazprom””.
In addition to Babariko, arrested another contender for the presidency — blogger Sergei tikhanovski. He is charged with violence against police and obstructing elections. In cities of Belarus, held a protest against the detention of opposition leaders.
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