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31 Mar 2023
Lukashenko names root cause of Ukraine events Lukashenko names root cause of Ukraine events
According to the president, he has always been in the thick of the Ukrainian crisis and has been involved in these events like no one else...
31 Mar 2023
People’s unity identified as key condition for genuine sovereignty of Belarusian state People’s unity identified as key condition for genuine sovereignty of Belarusian state
“We, Belarusians have always demonstrated it at crucial moments of history. It was unity that gave us strength to prevail over enemies and circumstances,” he stated...
31 Mar 2023
Lukashenko: We will never agree to glorify those, who burned down hundreds of Belarusian villages Lukashenko: We will never agree to glorify those, who burned down hundreds of Belarusian villages
The president remarked that similar events in Ukraine had been a trigger of the current crisis...
31 Mar 2023
Lukashenko: Ideological bombs were planted in all former Soviet nations Lukashenko: Ideological bombs were planted in all former Soviet nations
It also happened that entire nations found themselves under external control after being drugged by the ideas of creating ‘a new country’, ‘a new order’, ‘a new perfect society’,” the head of state stressed...
31 Mar 2023
Lukashenko: The feeling of epochal changes is literally in the air Lukashenko: The feeling of epochal changes is literally in the air
Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he delivered his annual Address to the Belarusian people and the National Assembly on 31 March...
31 Mar 2023
Conditions for preserving sovereignty, independence at heart of Belarus president’s Address Conditions for preserving sovereignty, independence at heart of Belarus president’s Address
The head of state stressed that this matter has never been so acute in the latest history of Belarus...
30 Mar 2023
Belarus viewed as active participant in international cooperation movement Belarus viewed as active participant in international cooperation movement
“We are brothers, and peace, stability and prosperity of brothers is sacred for us. We are united, and this is the most important thing. This unity, in my opinion, cannot be destroyed. At least, the president of Belarus and other officials of the country say that we have always been and will remain together. That is the most important thing,” Sergei Lebedev added...
30 Mar 2023
Lebedev: Belarus holds out against sanctions, external pressure Lebedev: Belarus holds out against sanctions, external pressure
“We are happy that our Belarusian friends are successfully resisting this ungrounded and, frankly speaking, not really smart sanctions that affect not only the Belarusian economy, but also the economies of European countries. These sanctions have backfired on them,” CIS Secretary General said...
29 Mar 2023
Xie Xiaoyong: Political trust between Belarus, China keeps building up Xie Xiaoyong: Political trust between Belarus, China keeps building up
Xie Xiaoyong expressed confidence that under the strategic guidance of the Chinese president and the president of Belarus, the two countries are expected to further strengthen political mutual trust, continuously improve the level and quality of business cooperation, consistently expand humanitarian exchanges...
28 Mar 2023
MFA: Belarusian president’s visit to Beijing is a milestone event in relations with China MFA: Belarusian president’s visit to Beijing is a milestone event in relations with China
"Cooperation with China tends to strengthen on all fronts. Today, China is Belarus' second trade partner behind Russia"...
28 Mar 2023
Belarus’ MFA comments on plans to place Russian nuclear weapons in Belarus Belarus’ MFA comments on plans to place Russian nuclear weapons in Belarus
“The Belarusian side is convinced that the confrontational rhetoric and the increasing arms race should be replaced by a constructive and mutually respectful dialogue aimed at strengthening the architecture of global and regional security, multilateral mechanisms for disarmament, non-proliferation and arms control, including in the nuclear sphere,” the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said...
27 Mar 2023
Zimbabwe’s embassy starts work in Belarus Zimbabwe’s embassy starts work in Belarus
”We reviewed in detail the implementation of agreements in trade and economy and, in particular, the implementation of contracts for the supply of agricultural and fire fighting equipment to Zimbabwe, construction and modernization of grain warehouses,” the minister of foreign affairs said...
24 Mar 2023
Expert: Belarusian diaspora actively promotes national culture abroad Expert: Belarusian diaspora actively promotes national culture abroad
“The Belarusian Center of National Cultures hosts creative training courses twice a year. They bring together our compatriots from different countries of the world. Let me give an example of interaction with the Belarusian diaspora from the Russian Federation,” Olga Antonenko said...
24 Mar 2023
Belarus experiencing surge in domestic tourism Belarus experiencing surge in domestic tourism
The domestic tourism industry is not seriously impacted by seasonality. All types of tourism are gaining ground in the country, including industrial tourism, medical tourism, recuperation tourism, and educational tourism...
23 Mar 2023
UK ambassador: World knows little about Belarus’ sufferings during war years UK ambassador: World knows little about Belarus’ sufferings during war years
"I hope that our relationship can improve based on the shared history and memory of the shared suffering that both countries endured during the war"...
22 Mar 2023
Lukashenko: 'Khatyn is our pain, our memory' Lukashenko: 'Khatyn is our pain, our memory'
“It is of utmost importance for us. Let this immortal piece of land be an example of how to honor the people who gave us the chance to live today,” the head of state said...
22 Mar 2023
Uzbekistan president visits Belarus’ national stand during Navruz celebrations in Tashkent Uzbekistan president visits Belarus’ national stand during Navruz celebrations in Tashkent
"We love Belarusians very much. We have had special, good relations with Belarus for a long time"...
21 Mar 2023
Prosecutor General reports on criminal situation in Belarus Prosecutor General reports on criminal situation in Belarus
Andrei Shved noted that last year the law enforcement agencies took measures to ensure a stable social and political situation, law and order, protection of citizens against criminal offences...
21 Mar 2023
Belarusian security forces urged to be prepared for any event Belarusian security forces urged to be prepared for any event
The highest level of external threats necessitates paying close attention to internal threats, the head of state noted...
20 Mar 2023
Mitkovskaya: Belarusian heart surgeons are on par with world’s best Mitkovskaya: Belarusian heart surgeons are on par with world’s best
"At the moment we are among the top 10 countries of the world in this field, and we are ahead of other former Soviet nations. And this, of course, wins us a lot of respect among professionals from other countries"...
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