The third contender for the presidency of Belarus refused to participate in elections

A presidential aspirant in Belarus, rock musician Alexander Tabolic announced that it would stop its participation in the election campaign.

Previously from participation in a political campaign refused the Deputy of the lower house of Parliament and the Chairman of the liberal democratic party of Belarus Oleg Gaidukevich and Deputy Chairman of the Association of carriers "Region 8" Natalia Kissel. Thus, Tabolic became the third contender for the presidency, refused to participate in the elections at the stage of collecting signatures, which ends June 19.

He also noted that his initiative group managed to collect 100 thousand signatures necessary for his nomination as a presidential candidate.

Elections of the President of Belarus on 9 August. The campaign now involves 12 people, including six-term advances current head of state Alexander Lukashenko.