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Prigogine Spivakov criticized for refusing Lukashenko awarded the order of

Producer Joseph Prigogine said on the air of NSN solution conductor Vladimir Spivakov to abandon awarded by President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko the order of Francysk Skaryna, not supporting such a move.

"The order was awarded for humanism it Spivakov, for his achievements. He is the owner of this order by right as someone who is a cultural bridge between our countries and peoples," he said.

According to the producer, the decision Spivakov cause confusion, as in this case, it is possible to refuse orders from other countries where also there are "unusual situations".

However, Prigogine expressed solidarity with the Belarusian people.

The ninth of August in Belarus presidential elections were held. According to the CEC, they won the acting head of state Alexander Lukashenko, who has gained more than 80 percent of the vote. Second place Svetlana Tikhanovski — 10.09 percent. Opposition results not recognized.

After the polls closed, the citizens who are dissatisfied with the organization and results of the voting, took to the streets. Unauthorized mass protests continue for a fourth day.

To disperse the security forces used water cannons, tear gas, stun grenades and rubber bullets. Many people are in the hospital, arrested about six thousand people.