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Pompeo: Just call us and U.S. will give Belarus all oil and gas you need

Christian Fernsby |
The U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said yesterday that the United States is willing and able to provide Belarus with 100% of its oil and gas.

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Topics: POMPEO    U.S.    BELARUS    OIL    GAS   

Pompeo is the first secretary of state to visit Belarus in 26 years and arrived in Minsk amid new tensions between Minsk and Moscow over energy. In a meeting with authoritarian President Alexander Lukashenko, Pompeo said he hoped to help provide an opportunity for Belarus to achieve the "sovereignty" and "independence" it seeks.

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