Chairman of the State Duma: NATO should share responsibility for the migration crisis at the border between Belarus and Poland

Vyacheslav Volodin said that “the US authorities are responsible for citizens of the Middle Eastern countries have become refugees”
Chairman of the State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin
Chairman of the State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin

“Where did those refugees come from? Libya, Iraq, Syria. Why did they leave their countries? Why do they go to European states? Because their countries had been destroyed,” said Vyacheslav Volodin Volodin Vyacheslav Victorovich Volodin
Vyacheslav Victorovich
The Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the eighth convocation. Elected in single mandate constituency № 163 (Saratov constituency - Saratov Oblast)

“Who is responsible for that? The USA. The USA destroyed Libya, Iraq and Syria. You know what happened in Afghanistan. As a result, there are a lot of refugees going to other countries,” he said.

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“It would be right if NATO took and shared the responsibility, as well as provided assistance to Belarus, helped refugees, gave them what they needed,” stressed the Chairman of the State Duma.

He emphasized that not a single state had benefited from the US and NATO intervention.

“The position of the Russian Federation and the Parliamentary Assembly is unequivocal: there should be no double standards, there should be no interference in the affairs of sovereign states. And, of course, there should be common approaches,” concluded Vyacheslav Volodin.