Lukashenko spoke about the freedom of speech in the presidential election in Belarus
Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko stated that the Republic during the presidential elections no one will "close the mouth", but the power structure will not allow violations of the law.
As the press service of the Belarusian President Lukashenko on Monday held a meeting with the Chairman of the KGB Valery Vakulchik. The head of the Republic emphasized that in the course of a political campaign no one hinders people to openly Express their point of view, but you need to respect the limits of the law.
"We will not close the mouth. Please - defined places in Minsk and all the cities to the point where you can lead a discussion. In my opinion, Minsk is six points. Our case - control to keep you out of line. Six points in Minsk - come debaters. But the KGB, together with the police in any case should not allow violations of the law," - said Lukashenko.
According to him, people "have to go themselves and debate". "I want the kitchen please. But in order not to interfere other people. We need to be disciplined... We should not allow different kinds of gangs and gangs of criminals roamed the countryside with sleeves rolled up: people, God forbid, think that the Gestapo returned, the war began. Here, we must not allow that. And I will not allow... I have a military said, one will be against them (gangs and gangs – ed.) to fight, if necessary", - said the President.
However, he noticed that the country has enough people in uniform who are able to defend their country. According to Lukashenko, they realize that in this country live their children. He noted that everything should be according to the law, fairly and honestly.
"I did not discover America. We must act in this regard. And who wants the law to go through this period (election campaign – ed.), we will treat them with respect," - said Lukashenko.
At the present time in Belarus is the presidential campaign, the election scheduled for August 9. Signatures in support of his nomination candidates collected 14 contenders for the presidency. On the eve of the first Deputy interior Minister of the Republic Gennady Kazakevich said that the situation in Belarus in the period of the political campaign is heating up seriously, however, the Agency has the necessary Arsenal of forces and means to ensure security.