Press Secretary of the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko Natalia Eismont has denied the rumors about his emergency hospitalization. She stated on July 19 in an interview with “Echo of Moscow”, wrote the chief editor of the radio station Alexei Venediktov in his Telegram channel.
“Can’t wait” — are words in the message Eismont.
Earlier, on 19 July in the Belarusian media, as well as some Telegram channels appeared information about the fact that Lukashenko was hospitalized after suffering a hypertensive crisis. It was reported that the Belarusian leader is being examined in the presidential hospital.
Earlier, Lukashenko and Prime Minister of Russia Mikhail Mishustin at the meeting in the Palace of independence in Minsk brought up the topic of coronavirus. Policy jokingly said that in the Republic it is less contagious.
The footage, which was published by Mishustin and Lukashenko, located in the lobby of the Palace without face masks, shook hands and embraced. On the meeting, the Russian Ambassador Dmitry Mezentsev said that the Embassy staff daily tests for the presence of infection.