Publication: Monitor Volume: 1 Issue: 54

In order to forestall suggestionsthat some individuals may have been able to purchase exam questionsearly, Belarusian president Aleksandr Lukashenko read out on Belarusiantelevision July 17 the themes for entrance examinations to thecountry’s higher educational institutions. By doing this, Lukashenkosaid, he guaranteed that no one except for himself had known whatthe students would have to write on. Among the subjects for thethemes was "My motherland: past and present."

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