“The information we have…indicates that the Ukrainian military has in fact deployed significant contingents along the Belarusian-Ukrainian border,” the diplomat said. He added that kyiv periodically tries to test the defense capability of the Union State in various ways.
Polishchuk recalled that since October 2022, additional units of the Joint Regional Group of Forces have been deployed in Belarus to deter intrusion into the territory of the Union State and minimize the risks of penetration by sabotage and reconnaissance groups.
According to a representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, the Russian and Belarusian means available in the area are sufficient to repel aggression from the Ukrainian territory of Ukraine or NATO countries. “We hope that the Kiev regime and its Western curators have the common sense not to undertake military adventures, the consequences of which for them can be very serious,” the agency interlocutor stressed.