NATO will follow the Russian-Belarusian military exercises “West-2021”
NATO will monitor the Russian-Belarusian military drills “West-2021”.
“We will monitor the scale of the West-2021 military drills and continue to urge Russia and Belarus to act predictably and transparently”, – the communiqué, approved by the leaders of NATO member states and governments at the end of the meeting in Brussels, noted.
In addition, the Allies called on Belarus to comply with the international law.
“We call on Belarus to abide by international law, respect human rights and fundamental freedoms, and immediately and unconditionally release all political prisoners. A democratic, sovereign and stable Belarus meets all our interests. The Allies are ready for a mutually beneficial partnership between NATO and Belarus, taking into account the political conditions and safety conditions”, – the document says.