MOSCOW, 18 June (BelTA) – Hybrid war methods are used against Belarus and Russia. Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov made the statement after negotiations with his Belarusian counterpart Vladimir Makei in Moscow on 18 June, BelTA has learned.
The official said: “We state that we advance our interaction in very complicated conditions. Both our countries are experiencing serious external pressure that uses illegitimate, unilateral so-called deterrence tools. Hybrid war methods are used against us starting with unilateral sanctions and ending with dirty information campaigns.”
Sergey Lavrov stressed: “Taking into account the aggressive stance of our Western colleagues we've agreed to coordinate efforts for the sake of bolstering the state sovereignty of Russia and Belarus and ensuring the national security of our two countries through joint efforts on the basis of the available international law agreements.”