“We together with the Russian people, the Russians, will defend our common Fatherland not less important for Russia the Western direction. We’ll be here to die in defense of Belarus and Russia”, Lukashenka is quoted by RIA Novosti.
The President noted that today the Belarusian military have the most modern weapons and able to repulse any aggressor. However, according to him, the Belarusian army is not going to rattle the saber “for a slope”.
In may this year Moscow gave Minsk the fourth division anti-aircraft missile system s-300PS. The delivery was carried out in the framework of the development of the single regional air defense system.
Today, under the Brest began joint exercises of the Belarusian and Russian paratroopers. The maneuvers will last until October 20, they will be attended by about 700 military and 60 pieces of equipment.