Marcin Przydacz, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, spoke about the situation on the Polish-Belarusian border and possible scenarios in “Rozmowa Piaseckiego”. – Considering the cynicism of Alyaksandr Lukashenka and the authorities in the Kremlin supporting the Belarusian regime, it should not be ruled out that winter will not be the factor that will mitigate these actions, but on the contrary, it encouraged further escalation, because this escalation in the eyes of Alyaksandr Lukashenka is he needs it, he said.
A crisis continues on the Polish-Belarusian border. On Monday, large groups of migrants tried to force their way to Poland. The Ministry of National Defense announced in the afternoon that a massive attempt to cross the border had been stopped. There are over a dozen thousand officers of the Border Guard, police and army on the spot.
The deputy head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Marcin Przydacz, asked in “Piasecki’s Interview” what would happen in the coming days, weeks and months, replied that “he would not like to talk about the details of what we are prepared for”.
Asked whether the government expects an escalation of what is happening on the border, or that winter will stop the flow of migrants a bit and change Belarusian policy a bit, Przydacz said that “looking at the cynicism of Alyaksandr Lukashenka and the authorities in the Kremlin supporting the Belarusian regime, It should not be ruled out that winter will not be the factor that will mitigate these actions, but on the contrary, it encouraged further escalation, because he needs this escalation in the eyes of Alyaksandr Lukashenka. ” – At the same time, in his opinion, it softens us as a Polish society – he added.
Asked if the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has any action strategy that could stop Lukashenka, he said that “we operate within the EU and it has been going on for months”. He said the government was calling for further economic sanctions.
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