The Belarusian government has once again shown its Western position away from Russian interests and inclined towards the United States.
According to RIA Novosti, last Monday, a phone conversation took place between the head of the Belarus Foreign Ministry and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
As part of the negotiations, the Belarusian Foreign Ministry unexpectedly announced its support for the United States, namely, agreeing with the removal of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander, General Qassem Suleimani.
“A recent phone call between the Belarusian Foreign Minister, Vladimir Makei and US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo. The Belarusian side said they agreed with Washington on the recent steps.”
“In addition, during the discussion on the situation in the Middle East, Mr. Vladimir Makei expressed his condemnation for any violation of the Vienna Convention on diplomatic relations, privileges and immunity. except by diplomatic agencies, “announced on the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs website.
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In this relationship, Minsk chose to stand next to the United States, but Vladimir Makei noted that Belarus did not support the escalation of conflict in the Middle East and called on all parties to join the dialogue. politic.
Belarus’s attitude was surprising, because Minsk’s view has always been inclined towards Russia, so this change may come from the Western policy that President Alexander Lukashenko has implemented recently. by.
Neither Russia nor Iran have responded to information posted by the Belarus Foreign Ministry.