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Lithuania expels two Belarusian diplomats

Friday, May 28, 2021

The move comes as the EU considers further sanctions against Belarus. Lithuania has told two Belarusian diplomats to leave the country, the foreign ministry announced on Friday. The two officials’ activities were deemed “incompatible with diplomatic status,” Reuters reported. The expelled Belarusians were “intelligence officers working under diplomatic cover,” Lithuanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Gabrielius Landsbergis tweeted. “No thank you, and goodbye.” “With this decision, Lithuania also stands in solidarity…