The CEC of Belarus held an emergency meeting with presidential candidates
Urgent meeting with candidates presidents of Belarus takes place in the country's Central election Commission, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
On Wednesday, the candidate in presidents of Belarus, Chairman of the social democratic "Hramada" Sergey Caraceni told RIA Novosti that the CEC of the Republic urgently gathering on Thursday at a meeting of candidates for the highest post of the country. About the reasons for meetings not reported.
In the CEC building on Thursday morning arrived Caraceni, former MP Anna Konopacka, unemployed Svetlana Tikhanovski, one of the leaders of the Association "Tell the truth" Andrey Dmitriev who are registered candidates, as well as the state Secretary of the security Council Andrei Ravkov. President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko, who is running for another term, and representatives of his staff was not seen at the entrance to the building where they were expected by journalists.
The Belarusian state Agency BelTA reported Wednesday, citing an unnamed source in law enforcement bodies that, under the Minsk detained "32 militants, the foreign private company Wagner", another was arrested in the South of the country. All of them, as claimed by the Agency, the Russians. Thus, according to the report, earlier information was received of the arrival in Belarus ", more than 200 militants to destabilize the situation during the election campaign." Embassy of the Russian Federation officially received from the foreign Ministry of Belarus a notice about the arrest of 32 Russians.
In Belarus, the campaign for the presidential election, primary election day is scheduled for August 9, early voting will begin on 4 August. The CEC registered the presidential candidates to five people, the acting head of state Alexander Lukashenko is running for a sixth term.