Belarus declares its readiness to provide a peacekeeping contingent to the Donbas
Belarus is ready to provide peacekeeping contingent to the Donbas, if it receives consent from all interested parties, as announced at a joint news conference with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Belarusian Foreign Minister Vladimir Makei.
“We are ready to allocate an appropriate peacekeeping contingent, if it is acceptable to all interested parties, in order to participate in solving peacekeeping tasks,” said Makei.
He also noted that in October 2014, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said in an interview with Euronews that Belarus would be prepared to send a peacekeeping contingent to the Donbas.
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