Representatives of the Belarusian-independent publications were last able to ask questions directly to the president about 5 years ago.
Yet, during a press conference, Alexander Lukashenko stressed that he should meet with various journalists, and that he makes it twice a year.
Responding to questions, the Belarusian leader from time to time quoted "People’s Will". At first he could not remember the title of the weekly "Belarusians and Market", and later called him a wealthy man online.
In most cases, he appealed to the chief editor of "Narodnaya Volya" Seredich Joseph, whom he called his teacher.
"My children that — worse apazytsynerav kids?"
Alexander Lukashenko admitted that the press it more touching is how they write about him personally and his family.
He quite sensibly responded to a request online "People’s Will" will allow the newspaper printed in Belarus and spread through the system "Belsayuzdruk" and "Belposhta."
Lukashenka: "Find more in the world such a goofball, who is in these, as you says independent media, his family and his kids are such gryazyuka. And you turn to me nd ask:" Return us to publishing. "
I do not forbid you that print publishing. But if you are typing, printing violate our law, they will answer for it and for all that they provided you never conclude a contract.
How do you torture my kids? My kids that — worse apazytsynerav kids? "
Sons will be the successors? "Never — neither one nor the other"
Responding to a follow-up question about Joseph Seredich own probable successor, Alexander Lukashenko said:
"I would own Victor said that he is now and tomorrow will be even weaker than the current president. So what feeble support and promote?
And if you read about a successor, the youngest will prepare a successor. Unique person. Maybe we can not wait, but wait for the other generations of Belarusians. My kids ate so my presidency — never, neither one nor the other. Maybe the third will only be president. "
Business with the West: "We will not tolerate panukvannyav"
During the press conference, Alexander Lukashenko, has once again highlighted that will not make the proposed West of set criteria for cooperation. With all of this president says that we "have the usual economy pushes business with the West."
"We do not have very good relationship with the West. Surely our fault there. But most of the blame is not here, not in Minsk. And you understand perfectly he desires West from us. I have always stated that we will not tolerate panukvannyav — if the European Union, through its own "inertia", offers us a list of measures to advance him to write the Belarusian opposition, "- said Lukashenko.
With regard to the likely government-opposition dialogue to solve problems of Chernobyl, then Alexander Lukashenko suggested opposition appeal to the West for help to the affected areas.
"The nuclear power plant we construct"
Incidentally, the head of Belarus again stated that in Belarus will build nuclear power plant:
"The nuclear power plant we construct because we have nowhere to go. Oppositionists now seems to be not cry — that Chernobyl has shown! And what it showed? This reactor that breathes, is by our side. We are surrounded by these stations. Better we have on the ground at least one was.
We are in such a situation that only the fool will not build this station. Even more so when such dependence. Tomorrow we’ll sit with candles Lucin yes. "
Alexander Lukashenko said that Belarus will participate in the preparation of asymmetric response to the deployment in Europe of U.S. air defense system.
He also stressed that Belarus has never missed through its countryside tanks towards Moscow.
Russia’s position in trade relations — "monopoly"
At the same time, the president also mentioned the impact of trade Belarusian-Russian war. Such as, "Our homeland unless a huge fear in their own markets Belarusian sugar and meat." And Russia’s position in the supply energoelementov Alexander Lukashenko praised as a result of lack of competition and monopoly, which is the stranglehold Belarus.
Press conference by Alexander Lukashenko lasted more than 2-hours. Took a role journalists, which are specifically invited the press service of the President — in including editors and journalists of independent newspapers "Narodnaya Volya", "Belarusians and Market", "Belgazeta", "Komsomolskaya Pravda in Belarus" and BelaPAN.
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