Belarus says it has detained US nationals - Belta

President Alexander Lukashenko said on Thursday that Belarus had detained a number of people who possessed US passports and were married to US women ahead of its Aug. 9 presidential elections, the Belta news agency reported.
Lukashenko provided no further details of the detainees and it was not clear who he was referring to.The US embassy did not immediately reply to a request for comment.
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