U.S. Ambassador to the OSCE Ian Kelly called Belarusian authorities stop the policy of repression, release political prisoners and to change its earlier decision to close the OSCE office in Minsk.
"We do not want to Belarus was isolated country in Central Europe. But now, after December 19, Belarus politically isolated. We do not want to come to terms with this situation, as the political integration and dialogue are useful and for Belarus, and for us. And the OSCE as a platform for such dialogue, "- said Ambassador Kelly today during a video conference.