Lukashenko: ‘You may choke in your sanctions’


Belarus’s president has stated Britain can “choke” on sanctions, in a uncommon televised press convention.

The UK and US are tightening sanctions on Belarus, hitting financial sectors.

When requested by the BBC in regards to the newest British measures, President Alexander Lukashenko stated: “You may go choke in your sanctions… You’re American lapdogs!”

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