However, the top military leadership did not let him go further, realizing the risks.
The Belarusian army received an order to attack Ukraine, but the high military command slowed it down.
The leader of the Belarusian opposition Svetlana Tikhanovskaya spoke about this during a conversation with Mark Feigin.play video
According to her, the military command received an order to attack Ukraine. However, the officers clearly understood that the army was demoralized and did not want to join the Russians in this bloody war.
“The regime (of dictator Alexander Lukashenko – UNIAN) gave such an order (about the attack of Belarus on Ukraine – UNIAN). But the higher officer ranks understood that the Belarusian soldiers were demoralized, they had no desire to attack and join the Russian troops.
Recall that earlier Belarus announced the holding of “mobilization exercises” near the Ukrainian border. It is planned that the exercises will be held from June 22 to July 1 in the Gomel region (about 100 km from Ukraine, from Gomel