: :inin Kyiv (EET)

EU top diplomat Borrell willing to go to Belarus but says time not right

SANTANDER, Spain — EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said Wednesday he’s willing to go to Belarus to help defuse the crisis there but the time is not yet right for such a mission.
Speaking ahead of a videoconference of EU leaders on Belarus, Borrell said the bloc will focus for now on promoting a political dialogue alongside the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), of which Belarus and its neighbor Russia are members.
“The Council [of the EU] considered the need to send a political mission … But for the time being, I don’t think the circumstances would allow …read more

Source:: European Voice