Alternative candidates, the current head of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko at the upcoming presidential elections there, said Last news Deputy Director of the Center of Ukrainian studies and Belorussii MSU Bogdan Bezpalko.
On Tuesday, the lower chamber of Parliament of Belarus has appointed eleven October 2015 the holding of regular elections of the President of the state. The Central election Commission shall build its activity on the basis of 10 possible presidential candidates.
Lukashenko has been the country's leader since 1994. As long as It is not clearly stated that it will propose his candidacy for another term, but did not rule out such a possibility and called the upcoming elections " test for the current government ". At the end of December last year Lukashenko expressed confidence that it Can again become the President of Belarus, " even if the whole world would be against.
"I think Lukashenko will nominate his candidacy in the presidential elections and, most likely, He will win. No Alternative candidates in the moment. In Belarus the system is built so that natural advantage is Alexander Lukashenko, " - said Bezpalko.
according to his statement, all the positive things in the economy, foreign and domestic policy of Belarus is connected with Lukashenka." I think that if there will be any opposition candidates, rather, will attempt to earn their own capital and become a recognizable, " he added.
review Bespalko, none of the opposition candidates nourishes the hope of winning this presidential election." most of the candidates who are nominated, seriously go to this step, but objectively no one currently to compete with Lukashenka, " Bespalko said.
He believes that in Belarusian politics there are currently no figures that would be comparable in importance with the current head of the country." citizens who nominate for the presidential elections of their candidates, most likely, I hope the strategy in the future. Has the ability to be, they hope to win these elections in one, two, 3 term. Has the ability to be, they hope to increase their own political capital - to build their party, simply put, become more significant in the political field of Belarus ", - suggested the expert.