Belarus just isn’t concerned within the aggravation of relations with Ukraine. Belarus has no intention to wage struggle with Ukraine both as it’s only Western international locations that wish to reap the benefits of the potential battle, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko mentioned in an interview with Oleksandr Moroz, the previous Chairman of the Ukrainian Parliament (the Verkhovna Rada), the previous head of the Socialist Celebration of Ukraine, BelTA information company stories.
“I can already see Ukrainian politicians weaselling out of the overall line of the West. You see, I do know precisely what the West wants right here right this moment: they should unleash a battle. They know wage a proxy struggle. They don’t care if Ukrainians, Russians, Belarusians die — this could be far-off from them,” Alexander Lukashenko mentioned.
If Belarus was planning a struggle towards Ukraine, the media would act in a different way, he added.
“The media work like artillery preparation for contemporary warfare. As quickly as these cries in regards to the struggle in Ukraine subside for a second, a sign comes from the USA once more and this hysteria begins heating up once more. It’s an open secret who wants this struggle,” Lukashenko believes.
In keeping with him, Belarus has virtually nothing to do with the aggravation of relations between Minsk and Kiev, as a result of the nation has at all times pursued a transparent and comprehensible coverage шт relation to Ukraine.
Lukashenko desires to satisfy Putin ASAP
As well as, the Belarusian president introduced his intention to carry a gathering with Russian President Putin within the close to future.
“At the moment all of them scream and shout, asking when the troops are going to be pulled again [Russian troops that conduct military exercises in Belarus — ed.]. Pay attention, that is our enterprise with Putin. We’re going to meet within the close to future and determine when, at what time, and in keeping with what schedule we must always withdraw the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation from right here,” Lukashenko mentioned.
Lukashenko’s statements had been made towards the background of NATO’s navy buildup in Jap Europe. US President Joe Biden introduced Russia’s intention to invade Ukraine on February 16. Following Biden’s announcement, Western international locations began closing their embassies in Kiev, and plenty of international diplomatic departments referred to as on their residents to go away Ukraine.
On February 10, Russia and Belarus kicked off Union Resolve 2022 struggle video games on the territory of Belarus. The aim of the workouts is to follow missions to cease and repel exterior aggression throughout a defensive operation, to counter terrorism and defend the pursuits of the Union State of Russia and Belarus, representatives for the Russian Defence Ministry mentioned.
In late January, Belarus President Lukashenko mentioned that within the occasion of an assault on Belarus, a whole bunch of 1000’s of Belarusian and Russian navy would battle to defend it. Warfare might escape solely in case of direct aggression towards Minsk or Moscow, he additionally mentioned.