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Belarus and Ukraine strengthen security measures at the border in connection with the detention of fighters of the Russian private military company (PMC) Wagner. About this Belarusian foreign Ministry said on his Facebook.
Border measures will enhance due to the fact that a number of members of the group have dual citizenship — Ukrainian and had the experience of participation in hostilities on the side of the breakaway republics of Donbass.
The countries agreed to strengthen control over the border crossing.
Earlier, the Belarusian authorities announced the introduction of similar measures on the border with Russia.
29 July in Belarus Russians detained 33 people believed to be mercenaries from private military companies (PMCs) Wagner. Opened a criminal case on charges of preparing a terrorist act. The soldiers testify to the Belarusian law enforcement officers, said in the security Council.
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