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President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko commented on the emergence of a network of anonymous photos with anti-government slogans allegedly made by the enforcement agencies, calling them fakes. A video statement published in the leader Telegram-channel “Pool First”.
Lukashenko said that in a secret protest involved allegedly fired by the security forces. They post photos with notes critical of the Belarusian government slogans on the background of their official documents or forms. However, the head of state called “incredible” situation, when an employee, for example, the security Service of the President the dismissal from the service “could at least for an hour to keep identity”, as it deals immediately with weapons. According to the Belarusian leader, the ordinary people, especially young people, don’t understand it and believe such publications.
Therefore, concluded Alexander Lukashenko, “we must keep a head on your shoulders and people to explain what is happening.”
In Belarus ahead of the elections of the head of state for several days there have been protests after the June 18, was arrested the main rival of Lukashenko’s in the presidential race, the former Chairman of Belgazprombank Viktor Babariko. The court on June 24 dismissed the appeal by his defenders that the detainee is still not allowed lawyers. The President said that the Belarusian special services was able to thwart the Maidan.
Video, photo All from Russia.