Madrid, 5 Dic. (Europe Press) –
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and its president, Francesco Rocca, not to politicize the situation of migrants stranded on the border with Belarus and Poland.
“As far as the situation on the Belarusian-Polish border (…) is concerned, it should be unpolitical. Under no circumstances should it be politicized,” he told the Russian news agency Sputnik.
Rocca, for his part, expressed his satisfaction with the humanitarian priorities with the Russian president and warned of the dangers of the arrival of winter for immigrants.
Putin expressed confidence that “the situation on the Polish-Belarusian border will ease and return to normal”, and stressed that the Belarusian authorities are doing everything possible to resolve the situation. Permanent residence, homeland, above all, Iraq. “
He further added that “Belarusian authorities and the Belarusian Red Cross are actively helping to ensure that people there (at the border) are not harmed,” and stressed the importance of the work of organizations such as the Red Cross and the Media Red Moon. . “For our part, if necessary, we will do what we can,” he promised.
In addition, Putin called on Rocca to focus on Poland’s behavior in the context of immigration. “You have to follow exactly what is happening at the border and what the border state authorities are doing, in this case it is the Republic of Poland. You can not spray water on the people. You can not add herbicides. And pesticides can cause burns and other serious effects on this water, women and children For immigrants, including children, “he said.