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23 Feb 2023
Lukashenko: Belarus does not want war, stands ready to defend its sovereignty Lukashenko: Belarus does not want war, stands ready to defend its sovereignty
Belarus is not going to attack anyone but stands ready to respond in case of aggression...
23 Feb 2023
Lukashenko expects serious consequences for failure to hear China’s stance on conflict in Ukraine Lukashenko expects serious consequences for failure to hear China’s stance on conflict in Ukraine
Asked about China’s role in the resolution of international problems, Aleksandr Lukashenko stressed that he evaluates it very simply: no problem in the world can be resolved without China nowadays...
22 Feb 2023
FM: Belarus maintains critical dialogue with West FM: Belarus maintains critical dialogue with West
"Our principled position on the counterproductive nature of sanctions and restrictions, the importance of developing mutually respectful relations as the only way to resolve interstate contradictions is communicated to the policy-forming circles of the Western states," the minister emphasized...
22 Feb 2023
FM: Protection of Belarus’ sovereignty is centerpiece of MFA’s efforts FM: Protection of Belarus’ sovereignty is centerpiece of MFA’s efforts
“The accelerated military buildup of the eastern flank of NATO represents a serious threat to Belarus’ national security. Additional means and forces are being transferred to Poland, Lithuania and Latvia, not to mention the construction of walls along the Belarusian border,” the minister said...
20 Feb 2023
Belarus’ national security concept updated over growing tensions in the world Belarus’ national security concept updated over growing tensions in the world
State Secretary of the Belarusian Security Council Aleksandr Volfovich said at a meeting of the Security Council in Minsk...
20 Feb 2023
Lukashenko: Belarusian peacefulness is not synonymous to willingness to sacrifice Lukashenko: Belarusian peacefulness is not synonymous to willingness to sacrifice
Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at the Security Council meeting that discussed the draft of the updated national security concept...
16 Feb 2023
Belarus interested in intensifying parliamentary ties with Pakistan Belarus interested in intensifying parliamentary ties with Pakistan
"Inter-parliamentary cooperation between our countries is very important for us. It always serves as a reliable guarantor of the good interstate relations between our countries," Natalya Kochanova said...
16 Feb 2023
Lukashenko: No plans to announce mobilization in Belarus Lukashenko: No plans to announce mobilization in Belarus
Aleksandr Lukashenko explained when a mobilization drive can be announced: “It is laid out in the documents, they are not classified. If we get a feeling that a war is about to begin, we will carry out mobilization. So far there is no such threat”...
16 Feb 2023
Lukashenko on peace prospects in Ukraine Lukashenko on peace prospects in Ukraine
"I am ready to fight together with the Russians from the territory of Belarus only in one case: if at least one soldier sets foot in Belarus to kill my people"...
10 Feb 2023
Pricing seen as the basis of a just world in Belarus Pricing seen as the basis of a just world in Belarus
Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a meeting on pricing matters in Minsk...
9 Feb 2023
Importance of assimilating R&D in manufacturing in Belarus highlighted Importance of assimilating R&D in manufacturing in Belarus highlighted
Aleksandr Lukashenko recalled that earlier the problem of assimilating scientific developments was pressing in the country...
6 Feb 2023
Ambassador: Belarus, Zimbabwe switch to full-scale partnership Ambassador: Belarus, Zimbabwe switch to full-scale partnership
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to South Africa and Zimbabwe Aleksandr Sidoruk as he commented on the visit of Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko to Zimbabwe...
5 Feb 2023
Press secretary shares new details of Lukashenko's foreign tour Press secretary shares new details of Lukashenko's foreign tour
The head of state twice visited the UAE, where he held a number of fruitful meetings and negotiations, and also paid a state visit to Zimbabwe. Press secretary of the Belarusian head of state Natalya Eismont shared some new previously unknown details of the meetings and negotiations of the Belarusian leader...
3 Feb 2023
Energy Ministry talks about prospects of Belarusian nuclear power plant’s third unit Energy Ministry talks about prospects of Belarusian nuclear power plant’s third unit
"The first stage of the work is to evaluate how much electricity the country will consume in the future. How the third unit will fit the operation of the power grid is another consideration. To make it feasible, Belarus has to reach a certain level of electricity consumption"...
31 Jan 2023
Mnangagwa: Belarus-Zimbabwe cooperation should bring visible results Mnangagwa: Belarus-Zimbabwe cooperation should bring visible results
The Zimbabwe president stressed that Aleksandr Lukashenko and he do not believe in talking but in working and they want the outcomes of cooperation to be appreciable and visible. For example, like tractors in the field where the ceremony took place...
31 Jan 2023
Lukashenko: We go to Africa to work for the benefit of the people of Zimbabwe Lukashenko: We go to Africa to work for the benefit of the people of Zimbabwe
Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko made the statement after negotiations with Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa...
27 Jan 2023
Minister:Belarus consistently contributes to international efforts to keep memory of Holocaust alive Minister:Belarus consistently contributes to international efforts to keep memory of Holocaust alive
"Today's event testifies to the historically inseparable and friendly relations between the peoples of Belarus and Israel," Sergei Aleinik noted...
27 Jan 2023
Andreichenko: We should unite our forces and protect the historical truth Andreichenko: We should unite our forces and protect the historical truth
Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Vladimir Andreichenko emphasized the unchanged and consistent position of the deputy corps, proceeding from the fact that Belarusians have always perceived and will always perceive the bloody events behind the word “Holocaust” as a personal tragedy...
26 Jan 2023
Indian Ambassador on life in Belarus and areas of mutual interest in cooperation Indian Ambassador on life in Belarus and areas of mutual interest in cooperation
Despite many global challenges, Belarus and India continue to strengthen bilateral cooperation...
24 Jan 2023
Belarus might start using own COVID-19 vaccine in mass vaccination in 2024 Belarus might start using own COVID-19 vaccine in mass vaccination in 2024
“We will receive a pilot batch that will undergo pre-clinical trials and later very strict clinical tests. We plan to register the vaccine at the end of this year,” Dmitry Pinevich said. “We will start using it in mass vaccination programs in 2024. It remains to be seen whether it will be used massively,” he added...
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