Trump commented on the situation after the elections in Belarus

US President Donald Trump said that a terrible situation has developed in Belarus.

The head of the White House said that the United States is closely monitoring what is happening in Belarus, where there is a terrible situation after the presidential election.

Earlier, the US President did not comment on the situation in Belarus.

On August 17, the UK announced that it would not recognize the results of the elections in Belarus. Earlier, the EU stated that it considers the election results to be falsified and therefore does not recognize the results as they were presented to the CEC of Belarus.

In Belarus, after the elections on August 9, there are protests, which in the first days ended in a violent crackdown.