Belarus puts opposition leader Sviatlana on wanted list | World News | WION News
Opposition leader accused of calling to overthrow the constitutional order
The Belarusian authorities have declared opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya wanted for calls to overthrow the constitutional order, the agency reported on Friday. «RIA News» with reference to the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs.
Tikhanovskaya left for neighboring Lithuania shortly after the controversial elections on August 9 and has been meeting with European political leaders ever since, calling for the resignation of President Alexander Lukashenko..
Earlier, Tikhanovskaya was put on the wanted list in Russia.
As the department clarified, no criminal cases were initiated against her in Russia, and she is on the wanted list in accordance with the agreements on aid between Moscow and Minsk..