In Belarus there were rumors that President Alyaksandr Lukashenka has transferred a hypertensive crisis. One of the first on July 19 announced close to the opposition Telegram-channel “Basta”.
“Much jumped the pressure Friday night. Immediately taken to the Republican clinical medical center in Zhdanovichy. A hypertensive crisis. Yesterday was cordoned off by security personnel”, – said podistica with reference to a relative working at the clinic.
Supposedly the President became ill after a meeting July 17 with the Prime Minister of Russia Mikhail Mishustin. All events with the participation of Lukashenko, scheduled for 18 and 19 July, was canceled, said the Telegram channel.
The press-Secretary of Lukashenko Natalia Eismont denied reports about it in the Telegram , wrote chief editor of radio station “Echo of Moscow” Alexei Venediktov.
“Alexander Lukashenko is not hospitalized. “No wait!” – said the “echo of Moscow” the press Secretary of the President of Belarus”, – stated in the message Venediktov.
Lukashenko 65 years. He is running for a sixth presidential term. The presidential elections scheduled for 9 August.