07 August 2020

Putin calls Lukashenko to discuss detention of Russian mercenaries in Belarus


Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko held a phone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin, reported  Putin's press service.According to the press service, the Presidents "exchanged views" on the recent detention in Belarus of 33 mercenaries of the private military company the Wagner group"."The sides expressed confidence that the situation will be resolved in a spirit of mutual understanding characteristic of cooperation between the two countries," Putin's press service [...]