Banned Yarmoshyna got her visa at the Austrian Embassy in Moscow. This was confirmed by the embassy spokesman Robert Hershner.
According to him, he has no information whether Belarusian CEC secretary Nikolai Lozovik asked and received a visa.
Earlier, staff of different embassies refused to give information about who gave the visa to CEC Chairman Lydia Yarmoshyna, which is in the list of banned to enter the EU.
Chairman of the Central Election Commission of Belarus Lidia Yermoshina took part in the OSCE meeting "Democratic Elections and Elections' Observation" in Vienna, Radio Liberty informed.
The presence of the CEC's head at the event has already caused a scandal. The U.S. delegation refused to participate in the meeting of the OSCE in Vienna, until Belarusian authorities will not allow the presence of Viktor Kornienko the leader of "For Fair Elections" campaign.