Concerns about Ukraine: Lukashenko threatens Putin

DCurrently, hardly a day goes by without fresh threats from the Belarusian ruler Alexandr Lukashenko. The source of the statements is the Russian state news agency Ria Novosti: it is gradually publishing excerpts from an interview that its director, state television man Dmitrij Kisselev, recently conducted with Lukashenko in Minsk. On Thursday, the ruler’s quote … Read more

Concerns about Ukraine: Lukashenko threatens Putin

DCurrently, hardly a day goes by without fresh threats from the Belarusian ruler Alexandr Lukashenko. The source of the statements is the Russian state news agency Ria Novosti: it is gradually publishing excerpts from an interview that its director, state television man Dmitrij Kisselev, recently conducted with Lukashenko in Minsk. On Thursday, the ruler’s quote … Read more

Lithuania declares a state of emergency over migrants from Belarus

In Lithuania, the government has declared a state of emergency because of a large influx of migrants via neighboring Belarus. Interior Minister Agne Bilotaite said on Friday evening’s decision that ‚Äúthere are no major challenges that we cannot overcome, but it is important to have the legal, technical and logistical tools to be able to … Read more