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Published: 8 june 2021 01:27

Ramūnas Vilpišauskas. Will stricter Western sanctions push Belarus toward Russia?

Ramūnas Vilpišauskas
Žygimanto Gedvilos / 15min nuotr. / Ramūnas Vilpišauskas
With the EU considering another sanctions package against Belarusian officials and organisations, concern is rising that they could further strengthen Russia’s influence on Belarus. This risk exists, but it shouldn’t become a reason for the West to avoid sanctions, which could have a significant impact on the regime’s financial state.

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