Belarus legalizes operation of Russian units on its territory

Ukrainian media discuss a decree of 6 December 2016 of President Lukashenka. It concerns an international agreement with Russia which is found to legalize the operation of Russian special units on the territory of Belarus and additionally provides a legal basis for the operation of units from Belarus abroad (for “anti-terrorist operations”).

Update: on 14 December 2016, the Russian Duma legalized the operation of Russian contract soldiers abroad (“peace-keeping” and “anti-terrorist” operations for example).


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