On October 10, the self-proclaimed President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko held a meeting with his military and security leaders.
At the meeting, he said that allegedly on the eve of Minsk unofficial channels « Ukraine».
«My answer was simple: «Prove to the President of Ukraine and other crazy people that the Crimean Bridge will seem like flowers to them if they touch with their dirty hands even up to one meter of our territory», — he said.
He also announced an agreement with Vladimir Putin on the deployment of an additional group of troops.
“In connection with the aggravation on the western borders of the Union State, we agreed on the deployment of a regional grouping of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus. It's all according to our documents. If the threat level reaches the current level, as it is now, we begin to use the Union State grouping. The basis (I have always said this) of this grouping — army, Armed Forces of the Republic of Belarus. I must inform you that the formation of this group has begun. It's been going on, I think, for two days. My order was given for us to start forming this group”, — he said.
Head of the Presidential Office Andrei Yermak promptly responded to the dictator's statement.
«Russians are so primitive that even the training manuals of February 24 cannot change in their propaganda. They spread fakes that someone has escaped, someone is attacking to sow panic. Their army of personnel is broken, and fakes are like inventions of people left for the second year in the fifth grade», — he wrote.