Belarus President Could End Up Like Gaddafi – Senior Russian MP
A senior Russian lawmaker has warned Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko against détente with the US, warning him he could end like Libya’s Gaddafi.
“Milosevic, Gaddafi and Hussein all tried to be friends with the United States. Their fates are well known. Now the US is offering ‘new relations’ with Lukashenko. This is a dangerous experiment,” the head of the State Duma Foreign Relations Committee Aleksey Pushkov wrote in a Twitter post on Monday.
The comment came soon after US Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland talked about a small improvement of US-Belarus relations, adding that the country was always open to more dialogue with Belarus…