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Germany Recalls Belarus Ambassador, Calls Regime ‘Dictatorship’

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Feb. 28 (Bloomberg) -- Germany recalled its ambassador from Belarus in response to the latter nation’s demand that the head of the European Union mission and Polish ambassador leave the Belarusian capital Minsk.

“It is for us as Europeans intolerable that human and civil rights be damaged in Belarus like this,” German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said in an e-mailed statement today. “It is the last dictatorship in Europe.”

To contact the reporter on this story: Alex Webb in Frankfurt at awebb25@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Chad Thomas at cthomas16@bloomberg.net

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