Lithuania announced the preparation of a new package of sanctions against Belarus

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis said that Vilnius is preparing the fifth package of sanctions against Minsk, which should be approved next week, Sputnik Lithuania reports.

Lithuania announced the preparation of a new package of sanctions against Belarus

“According to the information I have, the sanctions will be approved on December 1,” the head of the Lithuanian Foreign Ministry said.

Earlier it was reported that the European Union approved the criteria for new sanctions against Belarus. Brussels accuses Minsk of creating a migration crisis on the border with Poland. France called on European countries to continue pressure on Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko in connection with the situation with migrants.

Correspondent of the German newspaper Deutsche Welle Amien Essif visited the Polish-Belarusian border and spoke about Warsaw’s cruel attitude towards refugees. Recall that the situation with migrants worsened on the border of Belarus and Poland on November 8. Several thousand migrants want to move to the territory of the European Union.