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Lithuanian Foreign Minister: ‘Sad’ if balloons pose threat to Belarus

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius said he could only “feel sad for Belarus” if its government feels threatened by air balloons. On Sunday, Minsk said it had to scramble Mi-24 military helicopters to prevent air balloons with “anti-state slogans” from crossing the Belarusian border from Lithuania. The incident during the Freedom Way  demonstration  , when some 50,000 people linked hands from Vilnius to the Belarusian border to support protesters in…