Human Rights Defenders for Free Elections

Праваабарончы цэнтр «Вясна» беларускі хельсінкскі камітэт


Websites of district executive committee of Mahilioŭ region provide information only about pickets in support of just one candidacy

Articles about the pickets for collecting signatures for nomination of candidates for the presidential elections have been published at a number of websites of the district executive committees of Mahilioŭ region.

It's worth noting that all the information presented here focuses solely on pickets in support of the nomination of the candidacy of the incumbent President, Aliaksandr Lukashenka, for the presidential elections. The articles are also illustrated by photos of activists of Bielaja Ruś, state trade unions and BRSM collecting signatures for Lukashenka.

In particular, such articles were published at the websites of Asipovičy, Babrujsk, Bialyničy, Čerykaŭ, Hlusk, Klimavičy, Kličaŭ, Krasnapollie and Mahilioŭ DECs. Many articles also contain a positive assessment of the work of the incumbent head of the state, telling how actively citizens of the region support the skilled leader who ensured peace, stability and prosperity in Belarus.

Meanwhile, there is no information about the pickets in support of other candidacies at the websites of the DECs of Mahilioŭ region, though they are held regularly in some parts of Mahilioŭ region.

"Human Rights Defenders for Free Elections”