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Belarus: Armed Forces

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 82147, tabled on 28 August 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, if he will make it his policy to cease all military training by the UK to the Belarusian military.

Answered on

3 September 2020

The UK and Belarus have shared a cooperative defence relationship which aims to promote mutual learning and understanding through events such as winter survival training, language training and peacekeeping training.

However, in light of recent events we have decided to suspend our defence engagement programme with Belarus and will keep this under close review.

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