Belarusian Armed Forces (BAF) are preparing to deploy two battalions of so-called “peacekeepers” to Syria

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February 4, 2021: A Belarusian veterans group claims the Belarusian Armed Forces (BAF) are preparing to deploy two battalions of so-called “peacekeepers” to Syria in September 2021. BYPOL, an association of former Belarusian security service personnel and military veterans who sympathize with the protest movement against self-declared Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, claimed on January 30 that the BAF ordered Belarus’s two operational commands­—roughly equivalent to Russian military districts—to construct units for peacekeeping and patrolling operations in Syria. BYPOL claims the first Belarusian deployment to Syria will consist of two approximately battalion-sized (300 personnel) units totaling around 600 personnel. The Kremlin likely instigated this order and will facilitate the deployment of Belarusian troops, which would support Russia’s military forces in Syria.

PLESETSK, RUSSIAN FEDERATION: Russian President Vladimir Putin salutes officers 18 February, 2004 shortly after his arrival at the observation point of the Artic cosmodrome in Plesetsk, where he came to watch the launch of spacecraft Molnia

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Kazan- Kazan National Research Technical University Казанский национальный исследовательский технический университет имени А. Н. Туполева he graduated in Economics in 1982

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