Despite Washington's statutory sanctions on Minsk, the US stands prepared to help Belarus on its path to becoming «its own sovereign country» as confirmed by the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Minsk on Saturday.
«Our energy producer stands ready to deliver 100% of the oil you need at competitive prices. We are the biggest energy producer in the world,» said Pompeo offering a solution to... Еще Minsk after the implication of a series of Russian taxes increased the price of crude oil for the country's refineries.
«All you have to do is call us,» emphasised Pompeo.
The US top diplomat also praised the Belorussian efforts in the human rights sector but added, «further progress in those areas and others is the only path towards lifting US sanctions.»