President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko on June 17 will give a press conference for central and regional Belarusian media reported the presidential press service. For the first time refused to accredit the correspondent non-state news agency BelaPAN.
In the accreditation aegntstvu BelaPAN denied without explanation. In a special statement about BelaPAN described the agreement as a violation of the law on the press and other media.
Live broadcast of the conference will start at 12.00 on the First Channel of the Belarusian Radio. Belarusian TV channels will show it in 21.00.
First Deputy Head Administration of the President Alexander Radkov earlier told journalists:
"Press Conference provides semi-annual schedule of the president. We offered to cancel it or reschedule for some time in view of the difficult financial and economic situation, which is now experiences Our country. However head of state left this event in his work schedule and is set to open and honest conversation with journalists. "