MINSK, April 24 — RIA Novosti. Moscow and Minsk have been subject to Western sanctions for many years and they know how to respond to them, said Maria Zakharova, spokeswoman for the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
«Moscow and Minsk have been living under sanctions for many years, so we know how to react,» Zakharova told Belarusian television. ONT on Sunday, answering the question about increased integration in the face of Western sanctions. According to her, «strength lies in unity».
Zakharova added that the West imposes sanctions on the pretext of a principled rejection of politics. » Russia. But according to her examples Cuba and Venezuela show that the «rule» of the West can disappear at a time when Western politicians have to solve their own current problems and tasks.