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Lithuania urges Belarus to suspend launch of its nuclear plant

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Lithuania has sent a note to Belarus urging the neighbouring country to suspend the launch of the Astravyets nuclear power plant, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday. The ministry urged Belarus to “give priority to safety, instead of the construction schedule, and to avoid endangering its residents as well as the population of other countries”. Lithuania says the Belarusian nuclear plant some 50 kilometres from Vilnius is being built in…