Chairperson of Homel Region Executive Committee advises students to ‘elect the one you know well’

2010 2010-12-02T21:18:18+0200 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Aliaksandr Yakabson, the Chairperson of the Homel Region Executive Committee, a proxy of the candidate for President Aliaksandr Lukashenka, delivered a speech before students of the Mazyr Pedagogical University.

’I am well-informed, have a great life experience and the experience of work in the organs of self-government. I don’t know any of the candidates but the incumbent President,’ confirmed his ‘well-awareness’ the official.

He characterized President as the man who ‘loves his fatherland, Belarus, consistently and insistently defends the sovereignty of the state’.

’I won’t appoint a man to a high position if I don’t know him well enough, as serious mistakes are inevitable otherwise,’ explained Mr.Yakabson. That’s why he advised the youth to ‘election the one you know well’.

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