Putin says Russia can help resolve Belarus-Poland migrant crisis

We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info

As images of some of the thousands of migrants stuck camping out in freezing temperatures were released, he denied supporting Alexander Lukashenko, his ally and President of Belarus, to create the situation.

Putin said on a state TV channel: “We are ready to help it by all means, if of course anything would depend on us.”

Foreign Secretary Liz Truss called Lukashenko, “shameful” for flying migrants over for illegal crossings to Poland – an act of retaliation against EU sanctions, that has led Poland’s Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki to consider triggering Nato’s involvement.

Source: Read Full Article