Belarusian writer Svetlana Aleksievich, awarded this year Nobel prize winner in literature, rejected accusations of Russophobia.
according to some commentators, the Nobel prize Aleksievich received as if due to the pronounced anti-Russian position, RIA " Novosti "." I don't hate, I love Russian people. I love the Belarusian people ", - has told the writer at a press conference on Thursday in Minsk." at the same time I very love Ukraine. This is also my land ", - has added it. Aleksievich was born in 1948 in Stanislav (now Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine). Papa – Belarusian, mother – Ukrainka. After the demobilization of his father from the army the family moved to Belarus. Remember, the Nobel prize for literature this year went to the Belarusian writer Svetlana Aleksievich for " polyphonic compositions, a monument to suffering and courage in our time ", a reward she was promised for several years.