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Russia Sets Ultimatum to Formally Pull a Third Country Into Putin’s War

Posted on AllSides January 13th, 2023
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Sputnik/Pavel Bednyakov/Kremlin via Reuters

Russia’s close ally Belarus could formally join the war in Ukraine in the coming days if Moscow concludes that Ukraine has “used force” against either Russia or Belarus, a senior Russian foreign ministry official warned Friday.

“Any use of force by the Kyiv regime or a Ukrainian military invasion of either Belarus or Russia would be enough to trigger a collective response," Aleksey Polishchuk, a director in Russian Foreign Ministry, told TASS, referring to the so-called Union State that Belarus and Russia formed together years ago, in which the countries...

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