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Lukashenka: ‘No More Crawling on our Knees to Please the West’

12 October 2001 MINSK, 11 October (BelaPAN)–“Friendly relations with a unified Europe are vital for our country,” Belarusian President Alyaksandr Lukashenka said during an address to the Belarusian House of Representatives. Lukashenka stressed that Belarus has made serious steps towards such cooperation and is ready to accept assistance from the West in developing its democracy […]