NATO judges "unacceptable" how Belarus "uses" the migrants
© Kacper Pempel / Reuters a vehicle circulates near a fence built by Polish soldiers on the border between Poland and Belarus near the Village of Nomiki, Poland, August 26, 2021. Photo Stock Illustration. An NATO manager denounces the use of migrants by the Belarusian regime, accused of deliberately encouraging the illegal entry of foreigners in Poland in particular, in response to the penalties that the European Union imposed on Minsk for violations of human rights.
Europe-migrants-beelorussia-Ukraine: Ukraine deploys military and police reinforcements at its border with Belarus © Reuters / Interior Ministry of Ukraine Ukraine deploys military and police reinforcements at its border with Belarus
Kiev (Reuters) - Ukraine will deploy additional 8,500 soldiers and police officers at its border with Belarus, supported by helicopters, to prevent illegal entrances. Migrants on his territory, the Minister of the Interior said Thursday.
The European Union has been accusing Minsk for several months to encourage the illegal entry of migrants, particularly in Poland and Lithuania, in response to the penalties that Brussels imposed it as a result of the violent repression of 2020 anti-government protests.
Migration Crisis: Poland deploys thousands of soldiers at its border with Belarus
© P - Leonid Shcheglov Migrants face Polish police officers at the border between Poland and Belarus on November 8, 2021. The situation Stay extremely tense at the border between Poland and Belarus. Several thousand refugees are still massed at the border on the Belarusian side facing the military device set up by Poland.
Poland reported Thursday that hundreds of migrants were massed near his border. Ukraine, although it is not a member of the European Union, fears to become another front in this crisis that worsens.
Denis MonastiSkiy Interior Minister clarified in a statement that reinforcements would include 3,000 border guards, 3,500 National Guard and 2,000 police officers.
"In order to face the potential crisis with migrants, we will imply the five structures of the Ministry of the Interior, without exception," he said, adding that "the aviation (...) will also be operational, and if necessary, will transport our troops to the border. "
(Pavebr Pavel Polityuk, French Version Olivier Sorgho, edited by Sophie Louet)
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431 Iraqis have been repatriated, thousands of exile candidates still remain blocked at the gates of Europe . Germany will not welcome them. The EU tightens ranks around Poland against Belarus. © Hussein Ibrahim / Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.