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27 Jan 2024
Lukashenko: We will preserve our civilization Lukashenko: We will preserve our civilization
Opening the commemorative concert, the president made a small digression from the prepared speech. As a result, the emotional statement of the Belarusian leader received a standing ovation from the audience in Gazprom Arena hosting the concert...
27 Jan 2024
Lukashenko: Both Belarus and Russia are ready to welcome any friendly steps Lukashenko: Both Belarus and Russia are ready to welcome any friendly steps
“Ahead of us are many anniversaries of great battles, which eventually stopped the most brutal war in the history of mankind,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said...
27 Jan 2024
Lukashenko: Preserving the truth about the war is number one priority today Lukashenko: Preserving the truth about the war is number one priority today
According to Aleksandr Lukashenko, the exact number of victims of the Great Patriotic War is still unknown...
26 Jan 2024
Lukashenko: Accomplishments of Belarusian scientists should not remain a pretty showpiece Lukashenko: Accomplishments of Belarusian scientists should not remain a pretty showpiece
“Stay on the edge of scientific inquiry, develop the national scientific schools. Create the future of native Belarus,” the Belarusian leader told the scientists...
26 Jan 2024
Lukashenko: Our goal in the Year of Quality is to surpass ourselves in all areas of life Lukashenko: Our goal in the Year of Quality is to surpass ourselves in all areas of life
It is a tradition for the head of state to meet with scientists and educators - newly minted doctors of sciences and professors – in the run-up to Science Day. This is a good opportunity not only to take stock of and celebrate the achievements of Belarusian scientists and national science in general, but also to discuss the future...
25 Jan 2024
Lukashenko demands quality healthcare in rural areas Lukashenko demands quality healthcare in rural areas
Speaking about the tasks facing Aleksandr Khodzhayev in his new role, the president noted that the work will not be easy, but a lot has already been done by the ministry itself and the commission that was created upon the instruction of the head of state...
25 Jan 2024
Lukashenko to continue personnel reshuffling campaign Lukashenko to continue personnel reshuffling campaign
The head of state stressed that personnel reshuffling ahead of important election campaigns had become an established practice in Belarus...
24 Jan 2024
FM: Minsk, Beijing have reached a new level of political trust FM: Minsk, Beijing have reached a new level of political trust
"The key to success in cooperation between Belarus and China is a common vision of the situation in the international arena, commitment to peace, truth, respect and historical justice"...
23 Jan 2024
CEC chief explains where Belarusians living abroad will be able to vote at 2024 elections CEC chief explains where Belarusians living abroad will be able to vote at 2024 elections
“In accordance with amendments to the Electoral Code of Belarus, no polling stations will be set up abroad during this election campaign,” he emphasized...
23 Jan 2024
Lukashenko calls for vigilance amid increased militarism in neighboring states Lukashenko calls for vigilance amid increased militarism in neighboring states
Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko called for vigilance amid the increased military activity in the neighboring countries...
22 Jan 2024
Belarus’ FM talks about importance of historical moment, about diplomatic accomplishments Belarus’ FM talks about importance of historical moment, about diplomatic accomplishments
In his opinion, Belarus’ presidency over the Eurasian Economic Union, the Commonwealth of Independent States, and the Collective Security Treaty Organization have been productive and memorable. Substantial progress has been achieved in interaction with remote countries. The number of and effectiveness of contacts with these countries has skyrocketed. Particularly at the top and high levels...
19 Jan 2024
Lukashenko: Belarus and its people have never been so strongly protected Lukashenko: Belarus and its people have never been so strongly protected
"The system is in place. We have the army and a mobilization reserve. We have territorial defense and people’s militia. Everything has been built. Weapons and ammunition have been stockpiled and handed out. Everything is sufficient at this stage"...
19 Jan 2024
Belarus’ updated Military Doctrine touted as basis for resolving situation in Europe Belarus’ updated Military Doctrine touted as basis for resolving situation in Europe
Viktor Khrenin also remarked that the draft Military Doctrine stipulates that Belarus is open to cooperation in the military sphere with any countries...
18 Jan 2024
Lukashenko explains import substitution using McDonald’s withdrawal as example Lukashenko explains import substitution using McDonald’s withdrawal as example
This is why Aleksandr Lukashenko remarked that Belarus sells high-quality foods such as dairy products, meat ones, and many other kinds all over the world...
18 Jan 2024
Lukashenko describes Belarus-Russia allied relations as unmatched Lukashenko describes Belarus-Russia allied relations as unmatched
The president called to continuously work to improve the relations between the two countries, no matter how good they are. But while introducing any changes and innovations, it is important to remember about sovereignty and independence...
18 Jan 2024
Lukashenko calls for immediate response to attempts to withdraw capital from Belarus Lukashenko calls for immediate response to attempts to withdraw capital from Belarus
The counteraction of capital withdrawal was one of the topics covered by the conference. Aleksandr Lukashenko remarked that Belarus encounters barriers and prohibitions at every turn and has to live and operate in complicated economic conditions...
17 Jan 2024
Akulovich on BelTA’s Parallel Worlds project: ‘To demolish or to build? There is always a choice’ Akulovich on BelTA’s Parallel Worlds project: ‘To demolish or to build? There is always a choice’
"The exhibition includes 17 posters, 17 reflections on the two worlds and reasons to think. When selecting photos for the project, we, first of all, analyzed what has been done in our country over the past three decades and what has become of the opposition over the years. In fact, these photos are nothing more than the chronicle of our history, the history of Belarus over the past 30 years captured in the moment"...
16 Jan 2024
Volfovich comments on novelties of Belarus’ National Security Concept Volfovich comments on novelties of Belarus’ National Security Concept
"The resolution of the Security Council has been prepared. A decision was made to submit the document to the Belarusian People's Congress for approval," Aleksandr Volfovich said...
16 Jan 2024
Defense minister explains Belarus’ new Military Doctrine Defense minister explains Belarus’ new Military Doctrine
The defense minister primarily drew attention to the importance and significance of the Military Doctrine for the Belarusian state. “It is a fundamental document that reflects the main views of the state on peace and war, on using military force in response to existing challenges and threats”...
15 Jan 2024
Aleinik: Belarusian MFA has busy agenda for 2024 Aleinik: Belarusian MFA has busy agenda for 2024
Last year, the head of state set specific tasks to diversify exports and expand the geography of cooperation, the minister said...
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