Authorized West realized how Belarus can play a role in the European security system, said the Belarusian head of state Alexander Lukashenko.
"They (the Westerners) come to us with a very pragmatic purpose. And I have them in this respect support. They now understood that such security in the European Union, the role Belarus can play in this system of security in our common house of Europe, " he said." We tell them that always are open to this, "the chief said, quoted by RIA" Novosti ". According to the head of the country, for the last time " a very large level Authorized Western countries visiting Belarus ". However, Lukashenko drew attention that He did not want to use this case in a presidential election year." I find most depressing is the fact that some say It Lukashenko in favor before the election And so forth. This brand doesn't touch Me, - said the head.- The point is, It's beneficial to our state." According to him, the Belarusians " thanks to both Ukraine And Russia, And the West." Lukashenko drew attention that Minsk has always stood for equal And mutually beneficial relations with all countries, not making any territorial claims, without creating issues in the border areas." We are a reliable partner in providing security, deliver international obligations. We respect the sovereign rights of all peoples, And the same attitude waiting for their country, " - said Lukashenko. Before Lukashenka said that he does not consider that Belarus in Minsk process of negotiations has established relations with Western countries." I do not have hopes, "he said, adding that" it is not in an age when citizens shies make steep sharp turns ". He also does not exaggerate the role of Belarus in the organization of the Minsk talks on Ukraine. Remember also, Lukashenko had expressed readiness to send Belarusian troops as peacekeepers in Ukraine. At the end of last year, Lukashenka said that the political crisis in Ukraine - " a good lesson for any country." He also many times expressed the opinion that the main reasons of the Ukrainian fall were problems in the state's economy And corruption.