Updated at 01:25,03-03-2021

Foreign Ministry promises fair, transparent elections in Belarus

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The upcoming parliamentary election will be transparent and fair, Yauhen Shastakou, Belarus’ Deputy Foreign Minister said on Monday when meeting Kent Härstedt, the Special Co-ordinator of the Organzation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) short-term observer mission and Vice-President of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly.

“The Belarusian side confirmed its’ adherence to conducting a transparent and fair election in line with national legislation and international commitments of the country, and assured of its readiness to create all necessary conditions for the full-fledged work of international observers,” the press service of Belarus’ Foreign Ministry.

Kent Härstedt is staying in Belarus on August, 14-17. He has already met with Belarusian opposition activists and visited the Central Election Commission.

The 2016 parliamentary election is to be held on September, 11.