the Duty of the parliamentarians of the Union state, according to the speaker of the lower chamber of the Belarusian Parliament Vladimir Andreichenko is to take a strong stand in the protection of society from the pressures of the information and any speculation on Union issues. This thesis was formulated by MP on Tuesday, speaking at the 58th session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union of Belarus and Russia, stressing that Minsk and Moscow confirm the determination firmly to resist any attempts to devalue the value of the SG.

Addressing his colleagues, the MP noted that this year a special place in the common agenda of the two countries is the event dedicated to the great exploits of the heroic ancestors. “For the Belarusians and Russians he embodies the highest values that constitute the core of national character and the basis of the national statehood. The parade in Minsk and Moscow, Rzhev opening of the memorial and celebrations dedicated to the liberation of Belarus from the Nazis, affirmed the commitment of both States to defend peace, freedom and security, firmly resist any attempts to devalue the values that cement our Union.”

Assessing the scale and cynicism of information attacks that try to derail the fraternal Union of the Slavic peoples, the MP drew attention to the fact that, as a rule, they increase dramatically on the background of the conduct of electoral campaigns. “The presidential election and vote to change the Constitution of Russia in this plan not an exception,” said andriychenko.

He stressed that the important role in the response to any provocation should play and balanced media policy. “We should seek to eliminate disparities in the coverage of allied subjects in the national media, paying special attention to the objectivity of the materials reflecting the vital interests of Belarusians and Russians”, – said the speaker.

As already informed “the UNION”, regular session PS Union of the two countries was held today via videoconference. One of the main issues was the implementation of the action plan of the Union state in 2019 and 2020, the 75th anniversary of the great Victory.

Deputies made the decision to continue work aimed at the perpetuation of the feat of Soviet people during the great Patriotic war, to oppose the falsification of history and the preservation of historical memory and Patriotic education of youth and the care of veterans.

in addition, it was decided to intensify activities to establish a permanent and equal dialogue with parliamentarians of other States to ensure peace for present and future generations.

the Next session of the Parliamentary Assembly, the Agency reports, will be held in Russia.