Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that Russia and Belarus have agreed on nuclear weapons.
Stating that they will deploy tactical nuclear weapons on Belarusian territory, Putin stated that Russia will deploy nuclear weapons on Belarusian territory without violating the “Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty”.
“We are not transferring weapons to Belarus, we are deploying them”
Pointing to the US nuclear weapons in Europe, he said, “We are not transferring weapons to Belarus, we are deploying them, just as the US is doing in Europe.” said.
Russian President Putin shared the information that Russia has already sent 10 aircraft capable of carrying tactical nuclear weapons to Belarus.
He added that the construction of the facility where nuclear weapons will be deployed in Belarus will be completed by Russia by 1 July.