The Ukrainian foreign minister went so far as to allow himself to threaten the president, and other countries at that. He said that if the leader of Belarus Lukashenko really recognizes the Crimea as Russian, then Ukraine will act “in full.”
Kiev appreciated the statement of Alexander Lukashenko about the intention of the Republic of Crimea to visit the peninsula as a part of Russia. Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmitry Kuleba, who is in Riga these days, at a meeting of NATO foreign ministers, that Ukraine will assess the actions of the President of Belarus, and not his words, but if Minsk really recognizes Crimea as Russian, then Ukraine will be forced to answer ” full program. ”Kuleba’s words are quoted by the agency “Ukrinform”…
“If Belarus really recognizes the illegal occupation of Crimea, Russia will deal an irreparable blow to the Ukrainian-Belarusian relations. We will act according to the program, ”the minister said.
The head of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry also noted that in the head of Crimea, Kiev does not “allow itself to abstain.”
We will remind, on the eve of the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko announced his intention to visit Crimea. He noted that he already had a corresponding agreement with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Lukashenko added that his business card to Crimea, especially in the company of Putin, is in itself a recognition of the belonging of the peninsula to Russia. The trip will take place when the head of Russia has an opportunity to visit, the Belarusian leader said.
If the president is already there (to the Crimea. – Ed.) He arrived … with the president of Russia. Listen, what other confessions can there be ?! This is already oil, as they say in Russia,
– said Lukashenko in an interview RIA News…