Belarus threatens to deploy 100,000 troops in Ukraine


Image of Alexander Lukashenko.
Credit: exsilentroot/

Belarus has allegedly threatened to deploy 100,000 troops in Ukraine unless Kyiv withdraws its forces from the ‘new Russian territories’ after the referendums.


According to the Ukrainian General Staff, the Belarus government in Minsk today, Thursday, September 29, announced that unless Kyiv withdraws all of its military forces from the four new regions of Russia, it will deploy 100,000 troops in Ukraine.

They were referring of course to the four occupied regions of Ukraine where the recent ‘referendums’ were held in which people allegedly voted to join the Russian Federation. They also revealed that railway stations and airports in the country are being prepared for recruiting citizens into the military.

Meanwhile, there remains the remote possibility of Russia and the United States sitting down and attempting to lower the level of nuclear tension that has grown in recent days.

Speaking last Monday 26 with Scott Pelly on ’60 Minutes’, the US Secretary of State, Anthony Blinken said: “We’ve been very clear with the Russians publicly and as well as privately to stop the loose talk about nuclear weapons”.

When asked by Pelley if anybody could talk the Russian President out of his nuclear rhetoric, Blinken replied: “They have a chain of command. Whether it works or not, remains to be seen”.


Thank you for taking the time to read this article. Do remember to come back and check The Euro Weekly News website for all your up-to-date local and international news stories and remember, you can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

Stay connected with us on social media platform for instant update click here to join our  Twitter, & Facebook

We are now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@TechiUpdate) and stay updated with the latest Technology headlines.

For all the latest World News Click Here 

Read original article here

Denial of responsibility! is an automatic aggregator around the global media. All the content are available free on Internet. We have just arranged it in one platform for educational purpose only. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials on our website, please contact us by email – [email protected]. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.
Leave a comment