- On 2021-11-21
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People used as ‘living shields’ in migration crisis, says Polish PM – video
The Polish prime minister, Mateusz Morawiecki, says people from the Middle East are being used as ‘living shields’ as his country faces a ‘new type of war’, in reference to the migration crisis on its border with Belarus.
Critics in the west have accused Belarus of artificially creating the crisis by bringing in people – mostly from the Middle East – and taking them to the border with promises of an easy crossing into the EU