Candidate for the presidency of Belarus Victor Babariko charged
Candidate for the position of head of state of Belarus Victor Babariko charged during the case of BGB, said Last news on the first day weekend policy the lawyer Dmitry Laevsky.
"Today, we were at Victor Dmitrievich, we were called to the procedural actions, in fact he is charged. Article to call me. I can say that Victor Dmitrievich wants to fundamentally defend his innocence, belief And good name, " said Laevsky.
He also said that the defence appealed the detention of Babariko, but as long as the court in this matter took place." And protection insists on innocence of Victor D. ", - said the head of the Department.
Laevsky also said that the son of a politician Eduard, who runs his campaign headquarters in the KGB detention center on the first day weekend during procedural actions met two other counsel." until more information is not full feature, but I know that Edward is also alive and well, " added the lawyer.
before in the head office of the BGB, which Babariko headed for 20 years, were searched. The state control Committee said that the site-based Bank acted organized criminal group, the conclusion of money abroad. On Thursday, Babariko tied together with his son, who runs his initiative group for nomination for election. They are both in the KGB jail. Only in the case of Belgazprombank tied about 20 people, and among them are top managers.
Babariko before that, they stated that actions of the authorities are politically motivated nature on the backdrop of the presidential campaign. However, the head of the national audit office Ivan Tertel claimed that criminal cases against top managers of Belagroprombank And presidential elections to be held in Belarus on 9 August, are not connected.
Belarusian human rights organizations became aware of Babariko and other captured members of his initiative group as political prisoners.