Britain has quickly withdrawn its ambassador to Belarus following the present political unrest within the nation.
Belarus has been rocking a wave of opposition since President Alexander Lukashenko introduced his victory within the controversial presidential election final August. He has been accused of electoral fraud however has repeatedly denied it. He described his opponents as “the bride of the West.”
British International Secretary Dominic Robb says the withdrawal of the ambassador has been used to point out solidarity with Poland and Lithuania. The governments of those international locations have criticized Lukashenko. He responded by ousting 35 diplomats from the 2 international locations.
International Minister Rob described the president’s choice as “fully unjustified” and this additional distinguishes the Belarusian individuals. So the British Ambassador to Belarus, Jacqueline Perkins, is scheduled to name house.
Seven different European international locations have summoned their ambassadors from Belarus for the state of affairs.