MINSK, 21 July (BelTA) – Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko is giving an interview to Agence France-Presse (AFP), BelTA has learned.
The interviewer is Deputy Bureau Chief and News Editor for the former Soviet Union at AFP, Moscow News Editor Antoine Lambroschini.
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