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Belarus crisis: EU slams Lukashenko's 'inauguration' as president

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Belarus crisis: EU slams Lukashenko's 'inauguration' as president

Belarus crisis: EU slams Lukashenko's 'inauguration' as president

"This ‘inauguration’ directly contradicts the will of large parts of the Belarusian population [...] and serves to only further deepen the political crisis in Belarus," said EU foreign affairs chief Josep Borrell


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