EU refuses to recognise Lukashenko as Belarus president

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    The European Union refuses to recognise Alexander #Lukashenko as #Belarus president after his inauguration that lacked “democratic legitimacy” and Brussels is reviewing its relations with Minsk, the #EU’s diplomatic chief said Thursday.

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