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Belarus cadets train with Russian tanks amid fears of bigger conflict


The Belarusian army demonstrates combat training of its Military Academy cadets at a training ground in Zhodino in central Belarus, amid fears of Minsk entering Russia's conflict with Ukraine. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has said his country would only join Russia's offensive in Ukraine if Belarus were attacked first by Kyiv.

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