Belarus refutes reports on Russian troops deployed in country's part of Chornobyl exclusion zone

18:30, 21 July 2019
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"The information disseminated online about the alleged 'presence of Russian troops in the Belarusian part of the Chornobyl exclusion zone' does not correspond to reality," the statement reads.

As reported earlier, a report was spread on Facebook about the presence of Russian troops near the Ukrainian-Belarusian border in the Belarusian part of the Chornobyl exclusion zone.

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Information was brought to the Ukrainian military command of all levels.

The press service of the 61st Separate Infantry Mountaineers Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine stated that in this regard, servicemen had begun to verify information about the presence of Russian troops.

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