Nobel laureate Svetlana Alexievich suggested that in Belarus if you want you can provoke such a war, as in Ukraine and it will be inter-religious conflict, when the Catholics start killing the Orthodox. The Metropolitan of Minsk and Mogilev wrote her this open letter.
Stanislav Belkovsky and Svetlana Alexievich in the program of TC “Rain”, “Straight line”.
We are talking about the program “Direct line with Stanislav Belkovsky” on the TV channel “Rain”, released June 9, which was attended by the writer. There, speaking about the conflict in the Donbass, the author expressed his personal opinion that the war “started Russia” and it is “the conscience of Russia”. At this point, the Nobel laureate, the same war can provoke and Belarus.
“Let there tanks let there weapons — there will be Catholics killing Orthodox or anyone,” she said.
On Saturday on the website of the Roman Catholic Church in Belarus is an open letter of Metropolitan of Minsk and Mogilev, Archbishop Tadeusz Kondrusievicz, who reported that anxiety took this statement the author and assured that such events in Belarus “impossible to imagine” because there was “good in inter-confessional and inter-religious relations”.
“I would not like to have Your words as a Nobel laureate was seen as a call for sectarian confrontation. On the contrary, they should make peace and consolidation in our society,” added the Archbishop. He thus asked to remember that hurt can not just tanks and guns, but words.