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30 Dec 2022
Kochanova: Belarus is open to cooperation with Sudan Kochanova: Belarus is open to cooperation with Sudan
Chairwoman of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus said as she met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Sudan to Belarus Mohammed Omer Musa Ali in Minsk on 30 December...
29 Dec 2022
Lukashenko suggests another New Year's tradition Lukashenko suggests another New Year's tradition
The head of state stressed that any country is always strong with its traditions: "If we say that our country is sovereign, independent, then it should have its own traditions. Native to Belarus. We have a lot of these traditions"...
28 Dec 2022
Lukashenko: Time has come for everyone to also think about the country Lukashenko: Time has come for everyone to also think about the country
"Today time requires every one of us to think not only about themselves but also about the country regardless of how pompous it may sound at times. Regardless of whether we wear shoulder boards or not, whether we work in a state institution or paint pictures,” the Belarusian leader added...
26 Dec 2022
Ante Jozic: Belarus can host new Ukraine peace talks Ante Jozic: Belarus can host new Ukraine peace talks
“I am sure that Minsk can become the center of negotiations again. I assume that such things are discussed at a high level. I want to emphasize that Belarus, the Vatican, and all those who want to become a platform should be open," Ante Jozic concluded...
24 Dec 2022
Lukashenko meets with Belarusian cosmonaut candidates Lukashenko meets with Belarusian cosmonaut candidates
“Thank you very much. I am sure we will meet with you more. I wish you every success. You will not regret joining this team,” the president added...
22 Dec 2022
Ambassador: Palestine is interested in developing relations with Belarus Ambassador: Palestine is interested in developing relations with Belarus
"We believe that Belarus and Palestine understand each other. We value the relations between our peoples"...
21 Dec 2022
Decision to extend Belarus’ visa-free travel program explained Decision to extend Belarus’ visa-free travel program explained
According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, about 370,000 foreigners have used the visa-free option to visit Belarus so far...
21 Dec 2022
More details about Belarusian candidates for manned space flight revealed More details about Belarusian candidates for manned space flight revealed
The official also mentioned what criteria the candidates had had to pass to be shortlisted for the space flight. Over 2,000 people enrolled in the program. Girls 22-35 years of age were selected as a result...
20 Dec 2022
Lebedev: Belarus has great infrastructure to host 2023 CIS Games Lebedev: Belarus has great infrastructure to host 2023 CIS Games
Belarus has great infrastructure for hosting the 2023 CIS Games, Chairman of the CIS Executive Committee - CIS Executive Secretary Sergei Lebedev told journalists...
20 Dec 2022
Expansion of Belarusian nuclear power plant, construction of second one under consideration Expansion of Belarusian nuclear power plant, construction of second one under consideration
Viktor Karankevich said: “The feasibility study was prepared and thoroughly reviewed by government agencies and the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. The Energy Ministry and the Economy Ministry took an active part in the review process”...
19 Dec 2022
Lukashenko sees great opportunities in Belarus-Russia joint import substitution efforts Lukashenko sees great opportunities in Belarus-Russia joint import substitution efforts
There are great opportunities in Belarus-Russia joint import substitution efforts...
19 Dec 2022
Lukashenko to Putin: We have to show political will and commitment to achieving results Lukashenko to Putin: We have to show political will and commitment to achieving results
"The position our countries will secure in a new system of international coordinates tomorrow will depend on how successful we will be in this work"...
19 Dec 2022
Peskov: Belarus is Russia's number one ally and partner Peskov: Belarus is Russia's number one ally and partner
"Relations are indeed wide-ranging, multifaceted. Today’s meeting is an opportunity to take stock, to compare notes on the Union State integration programs and on the most pressing items on the trade and economic agenda"...
19 Dec 2022
Decision to advance Belarus-Russia integration hailed as forward-looking Decision to advance Belarus-Russia integration hailed as forward-looking
"The decree adopted by the Supreme State Council in November 2021 was a step forward, which helps withstand the sanctions todaty," he stressed...
16 Dec 2022
Lukashenko: Before sanctions Russians had no idea what Belarus was capable of Lukashenko: Before sanctions Russians had no idea what Belarus was capable of
"The programs have specific and, most importantly, applied values and are designed to reduce the negative effect of the illegitimate Western sanctions, ensure the development of key sectors of the economy, deepen industrial cooperation and help implement new import-substituting projects"...
15 Dec 2022
Lukashenko: National flag and anthem are in the hearts of true athletes Lukashenko: National flag and anthem are in the hearts of true athletes
The head of state stressed that all the necessary conditions have been created in Belarus for the development of sports and the achievement of high results. Sanctions from international or other organizations against Belarusian athletes are not an obstacle here...
15 Dec 2022
Belarus named Kazakhstan’s important partner, trusted friend Belarus named Kazakhstan’s important partner, trusted friend
"Today, Kazakhstan-Belarus relations are a model of constructive and fruitful cooperation"...
14 Dec 2022
PM: Belarus is ready to develop equal and mutually beneficial relations with all nations PM: Belarus is ready to develop equal and mutually beneficial relations with all nations
"We use the term 'unfriendly states' as a kind of designation, including for paperwork purposes. But I want to emphasize that no nation is unfriendly, especially neighbors that God has given us"...
13 Dec 2022
Main role of Belarusian People's Congress named Main role of Belarusian People's Congress named
The president said that during the previous meeting held to discuss the updated Constitution a decision was made to revisit the draft law “On the Belarusian People's Congress”...
12 Dec 2022
Lukashenko tells officials what to do with businesses left by foreign owners Lukashenko tells officials what to do with businesses left by foreign owners
Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko gave an instruction on what to do with companies left by foreign owners as he announced personnel decisions...
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