Hybrid war, which Europe is aiming at Belarus, Russia and China, can lead to World War III. This was stated by President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko in an interview to TV channel Sky News Arabia.
“Europeans, targeting a hybrid war against us, Russia and even China, not only create a hotbed of strong tension, but also push for World War III,” said the Belarusian leader.
Lukashenko also said that he means “crazy politicians,” but not the people living in the EU. According to him, colonial dependence on the United States leads Europe to such steps.
The day before the Belarusian leader stated that presidential elections in 2020 and following sanctions showed that foreign policy strategy of Belarus should be adjusted. In his opinion, what’s happening in the world today can be described with one succinct word “war.
Also on July 20, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the republic Uladzimir Makei pointed out that they are trying to turn Belarus into the second Ukraine, but the country may become a hotter spot on the map.
On July 1, Lukashenko pointed out that Russia and Belarus are under “blatant economic and political pressure. The head of the republic believes that the objectives of the West are to hinder development, disrupt integration projects and change the course of Minsk. For his part, Russian President Vladimir Putin, in a telephone conversation with Lukashenka, expressed solidarity with Belarus, which is resisting unilateral illegitimate sanctions imposed by Western countries.