Another record: Lukashenka’s unexpected rival gathers 18K supporters in Brest
On August 2, presidential candidate Svyatlana Tsikhanouskaya, along with her associates Veranika Tsapkala and Maryia Kalesnikava, visited Brest. Belsat reporters captured the breathtaking moments:
According to human rights activists, about 18,000 people took part in the pre-election rally, which has become the record for the regions over the past week. On July 26, over 10,000 persons welcomed Tsikhanouskaya in Homiel; the same number of participants showed up at Saturday’s event in Hrodna.