The Ministry of defense of Belarus refuted the information in social networks about the fact that in Minsk deployed Marines for the period of the election campaign.
Belarusians will elect their President on 9 August. Candidates for the highest office was five people, including the incumbent Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko. The election campaign is accompanied by the arrests of opposition politicians and activists, as well as unauthorized protests. 1 August Minsk will host a celebration of marine Day, which will include a demonstration of the skills of the military personnel and military equipment. In social networks has linked large-scale celebration with the upcoming presidential election, assuming that the Marines who arrived from the regions, will remain in the capital before election day.
The Ministry of defense of Belarus joined the distribution of drinking water in the districts of Minsk, the inhabitants of which deteriorated the quality of water from the tap, said Thursday the official representative of Department Natalia Gavrusik.
On Wednesday, the residents of the two districts of the Minsk, Frunze and Moscow - with a population of 800 thousand people complained to media that the water from the tap smells like "iodine", "bleach" and "sewage". Some wrote about the irritation and itching on the skin. On Wednesday evening 25 points in those areas have begun to lift the quality of the water in the tanks. Rescuers have created a map of emergency departments in Minsk, where anyone can have drinking water. On Thursday, "Minskvodokanal" said that the water from the tap cannot drink, but you can use the farm. In water samples was discovered oil. The Prosecutor General of Belarus conducts a review in connection with numerous complaints of Minsk residents.
The message in the telegram channels about the positive tests COVID-19 among the Belarusian soldiers, who on 24 June in Moscow will take part in the parade on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, do not correspond to reality, told RIA Novosti on Wednesday the official representative of the defense Ministry of Belarus Natalia Gavrusik.
Previously, a number of Belarusian telegram channels reported that some members of the pivot guard of honor, who arrived to participate in the parade in Moscow, tests for coronavirus showed a positive result, therefore, from Belarus, was sent a group of soldiers to replace those infected.
Belarusian servicemen who on June 24 in Moscow will take part in the parade on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, have already arrived in Russia, told RIA Novosti on Monday the spokesman of the defense Ministry of Belarus Natalia Gavrusik.
"The Belarusian soldiers who will take part in the Victory parade in Moscow, have arrived to Russia", - said Lavrusik.
The Belarusian military will participate in the parade on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, their departure to the Russian Federation scheduled for June 15, said in Wednesday's press service of the defense Ministry of the Republic.
Earlier official representative of the Belarusian military Department, the head of Gavrusik told RIA Novosti that the Ministry of defense of Belarus received an invitation from the Russian side to take part in the parade on June 24 in Moscow.