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Putin slams external pressure on Belarus as Macron meets opp. leader

WorldNews Tuesday, 29 September 2020
Putin slams external pressure on Belarus as Macron meets opp. leaderRussian President Vladimir Putin has decried the “unprecedented external pressure” exerted on neighboring Belarus, as French President Emmanuel Macron met with Belarusian opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya in Lithuania. Putin said in televised remarks on Tuesday that Belarus was in a “difficult situation” and facing “unprecedented external pressure.” Belarus has been experiencing unrest...
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