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5 May 2024
Lukashenko on Easter: Let us keep peace in our country Lukashenko on Easter: Let us keep peace in our country
“The main thing is peace. This is my responsibility,” the president said. “Since time has chosen us, we must preserve peace and quiet in our land. This is the most important task for our generation”...
4 May 2024
FM: Discussion of European security without Russia, Belarus has no prospects FM: Discussion of European security without Russia, Belarus has no prospects
Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Aleinik said in an interview with RIA Novosti...
3 May 2024
BelTA: The common strong stance on historic memory will make the CIS’ information union stronger BelTA: The common strong stance on historic memory will make the CIS’ information union stronger
BelTA Director General Irina Akulovich made the statement at the 31st session of the council of heads of state-run news agencies of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS Information Council) in Baku, Azerbaijan...
3 May 2024
Defense minister: We pay the closest attention to air defense Defense minister: We pay the closest attention to air defense
The defense minister noted that a lot of NATO forces remain concentrated near Belarusian borders and the intensity of their combat training is not going down...
30 Apr 2024
Lukashenko to residents of regions: Belarus will stay independent as long as you are around Lukashenko to residents of regions: Belarus will stay independent as long as you are around
As long as the regions that preserve Belarus’ national traditions live, the country will stay independent and sovereign. Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko made the statement as he met with residents of the town of Kostyukovichi...
30 Apr 2024
Lukashenko comments on neutral status for Belarusian athletes at Olympics Lukashenko comments on neutral status for Belarusian athletes at Olympics
“Tomorrow we will return to this European, world family. We will show them what we are capable of. Athletes must decide for themselves: if they want to go, let them go and perform, but they need to show their best there, so that we could be proud of them. I am not going to put pressure on anyone. I am not going to insist on anything,” the Belarusian leader said...
26 Apr 2024
Belarus, SCO seen as pillar of new security systems in Eurasia, world Belarus, SCO seen as pillar of new security systems in Eurasia, world
According to the defense minister, Belarus is interested in restoring the influence of international security and cooperation organizations and their effective activities in preventing and resolving military conflicts...
25 Apr 2024
Lukashenko: Independence must be preserved by any means Lukashenko: Independence must be preserved by any means
"We don’t want to fight against anyone. And I am convinced that we will not fight"...
25 Apr 2024
Lukashenko: Belarus is fully determined to counter any aggressor, to inflict unacceptable damage on it Lukashenko: Belarus is fully determined to counter any aggressor, to inflict unacceptable damage on it
“Even before the deployment of nuclear weapons in Belarus, we were determined to inflict unacceptable damage to the enemy. We wanted them to understand that we are ready to strike in a way to inflict unacceptable damage on them,” the head of state said...
25 Apr 2024
Lukashenko explains submission of National Security Concept for public discussion Lukashenko explains submission of National Security Concept for public discussion
The head of state explained that in this manner the country’s leadership will convey the knowledge to the nation, including via delegates of the Belarusian People’s Congress...
25 Apr 2024
Lukashenko talks about confidential part of National Security Concept Lukashenko talks about confidential part of National Security Concept
In today’s reality the system designed to ensure Belarus’ national security cannot objectively stay unchanged, the president stated...
25 Apr 2024
Lukashenko exposes opposition’s plans, pledges tough action Lukashenko exposes opposition’s plans, pledges tough action
The head of state described the situation on the southern border of Belarus as very tense...
24 Apr 2024
Lukashenko calls for nation’s unity as newly elected Belarusian People’s Congress chairman Lukashenko calls for nation’s unity as newly elected Belarusian People’s Congress chairman
A radical change of the state system is in progress in Belarus now. “It is very important not to destroy our unity in this fateful period of time when a lot of decisions are being made around us. And unity may crumble quickly when a split emerges at the top,” the Belarusian leader stated...
24 Apr 2024
Lukashenko wants Belarusian People’s Congress delegates to hold country together Lukashenko wants Belarusian People’s Congress delegates to hold country together
"I am doing it for the sake of the future. But you, the majority will come after us. And there will be our kids. And they should not stay silent. This is why we should say what we have to tomorrow if not today", the president added...
24 Apr 2024
Belarusians urged to do their jobs better to avoid life in trenches Belarusians urged to do their jobs better to avoid life in trenches
“Today it is more important than ever to keep the potential of a strong, united nation, a strong and prosperous Belarus, a state for the people for the sake of peace,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said...
24 Apr 2024
Belarusian woman’s flight into outer space stems from nation’s intellectual development Belarusian woman’s flight into outer space stems from nation’s intellectual development
“Space is ours! It is not an aphorism. Marina Vasilevskaya’s flight is not simply an image-building flight for Belarus. It is a symbolic chord, the peak we’ve been going to since the Soviet times,” the Belarusian leader stated...
24 Apr 2024
Lukashenko lauds high living standards of sovereign Belarus Lukashenko lauds high living standards of sovereign Belarus
When comparing the country’s starting positions and the results obtained, it becomes obvious that there are some things to be proud...
24 Apr 2024
Lukashenko: Belarus needs to grow stronger to retain status of strong nation Lukashenko: Belarus needs to grow stronger to retain status of strong nation
The head of state asked: “What kind of people are we, today’s Belarusians, who have held out against the media warfare and sanctions for a third of a century? Of course, we have hardened living under constant pressure and aggression”...
24 Apr 2024
Lukashenko: Security threats are multiplying, while international organizations fail at peacekeeping Lukashenko: Security threats are multiplying, while international organizations fail at peacekeeping
"International agreements, integration unions are necessary. But they need to respect national sovereignties, build interaction between the participants through dialogue, consensus, search for compromises"...
24 Apr 2024
Lukashenko: Belarusian love for peace is not pacifism Lukashenko: Belarusian love for peace is not pacifism
In his words, as the threats escalate, Belarus will take symmetrical measures and will build up its military might...
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