Belarus opposition activist: Minsk, EU will look for dialogue
"Minsk has already taken a step [the release of opposition leaders Andrei Sannikov and Dmitry Bondarenko], and it is quite logical that the EU has suspended the process of expanding sanctions," Milinkevich said.
However, "a chance to lift the existing sanctions is absent today," he said.
"Full-fledged dialogue will be possible in the political sphere and economic cooperation only after political prisoners are freed," he said.
It is difficult to expect any full-fledged dialogue between Minsk and Brussels in the short-term prospect, "but talks will be held to lay the groundwork for this dialogue," the opposition activist said.
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