MINSK, 21 March (BelTA) – Issues of countering external and internal threats should be under special control. We need to be prepared for any events, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a large meeting with security, defense and law enforcement officials of the country on 21 March, BelTA has learned.
The highest level of external threats necessitates paying close attention to internal threats, the head of state noted. "Moreover, these are links in the same chain," Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
"We need to be prepared for any event. Therefore, the issues of countering external and internal threats should be under special control today," the president emphasized.