OREANDA-NEWS. A member of the Presidium of the Coordination Council of the Belarusian opposition, Maria Kalesnikava, has been arrested, currently she is in the investigatory isolation ward in Minsk, her father Alexander Kalesnikav told reporters of the portal Tut.by. A day before, the Belarusian Border Committee detained her at the Ukrainian border.

Kalesnikava has not been in touch since September 7, after unknown persons in the Belarusian capital took her away in an unknown direction. According to members of the Coordination Council, Ivan Kravtsov and Anton Rodnenkov, before the arrest of Kalesnikava, the law enforcement officers of Belarus offered them to take her out of the country themselves.

At the moment, out of the seven members of the Presidium of the Coordination Council for Power Transfer, only the investigative journalist, Nobel laureate in literature Svetlana Aleksievich, has not been arrested.