Russia continues to involve Belarus in the war.
Up to 13,000 Belarusian active and former military personnel have signed consent to participate in the war against Ukraine.
This was announced by the Deputy Chief of the Main Operational Department of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Oleksiy Gromov, during a briefing.
According to him, Russia continues to involve Belarus in a full-scale war.
“Six battalions of the Armed Forces of Belarus have been deployed along the state border of Ukraine and are performing tasks in the border areas with Ukraine. In general, according to available data, Russia continues to involve Belarus in a full-scale war against Ukraine. According to preliminary data, up to 13 thousand people from the number of active and former military units Belarusian special operations forces, as well as OMON, signed an agreement to participate in the war against Ukraine,” Gromov said.
He explained that the main motivation for Belarusians is material reward for participating in the war, since “there is no ideological foundation in the actions of the occupiers and no one believes in denazification.”