EPP MEPs visit Belarus ahead of elections

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Belarusian opposition protesters wave unofficial Belarusian and EU flags during a rally marking the unofficial 'Freedom Day' in Minsk, Belarus, 25 March 2016.

EPP MEPs visit Belarus ahead of elections


Members of the European People’s Party (EPP) Group in the European Parliament visited Belarus on May 16-18 ahead of the country’s elections scheduled for early autumn.

“The European Parliament delegation will not interfere in the electoral campaign. However, it will closely observe the implementation of the OSCE recommendations made after the Presidential poll. The course of these elections will be very important and will be decisive for a further decision on whether to restore contact with t...


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