Meet 15 Potential Candidates Running For President Of Belarus In 2020

On 20 May, the Central Election Commission (CEC) has registered 15 initiative groups of citizens to nominate candidates for the office of the president of Belarus. At least 100,000 signatures are required for the candidate to get the right to run for the presidency.¬†They has started collecting signatures on 21 May and will finish on 19 June. Who are¬†those presidential candidates? Pro-governmental Business Opposition Non-systemic opposition (bloggers, activists) Alexander Lukashenko An incumbent president of Belarus This is the sixth presidential campaign for Lukashenko. Prior to joining politics, he held various positions, including the director of the Gorodets state farm in … Continue reading Meet 15 Potential Candidates Running For President Of Belarus In 2020