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Media briefing on West-2017 military drills held in Minsk

Dozens of international experts will be observing the Belarusian-Russian military drills Zapad-2017. They are representatives of the UN, the OSCE, the CSTO, and the Red Cross.

Observers from Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Ukraine, Estonia, Sweden and Norway have also been accredited.

Considering the major interest to the upcoming military drills, a media briefing was held in Minsk on September 11, 2017, where answers to the questions diplomats are interested in were given.

Stefano Bianchi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Italy to Belarus:
We trust all the actions of the Belarusian authorities and we highly estimate the level of transparency and professionalism. We are provided with all the necessary information, we are given more than we had expected.

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Media briefing on West-2017 military drills held in Minsk