Zakharova: The actions of the United States and some European countries in the affairs of Belarus are “interference”, and the evidence is available
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria ZakharvaSputnikRussian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said that Moscow considers the practices of the United States and some Western countries against the background of the crisis in Belarus as “interference in the country’s internal affairs”.
“We are witnessing what the Baltic countries, Poland and a number of other countries from the European Union and even NATO are doing,” Zakharova said today, in an interview with “Russia 1” channel, commenting on the situation in Belarus.
And she continued, “We classify their actions as an interference in the internal affairs of a sovereign state,” adding that “evidence” of external interventions practiced against Belarus by the aforementioned parties “is abundant.”
The Belarusian President, Alexander Lukashenko, had warned of attempts to scandalous interference in his country, and accused the United States of being behind the protests in his country after the recent presidential elections.
According to the official results of the elections that took place on August 9, Lukashenko won the presidency for the sixth time in a row