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Lukashenko: Belarus prioritizes protection of national interests
“We always celebrate this holiday associated with courage and bravery with the special feeling of pride in our soldiers who have always ensured the defense capacity of the country and continue protecting the borders of our Homeland with dignity,” the message of greetings reads.

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Visiting Belarus Visa-Free Citizens of 80 states can visit Belarus for five days without a visa
Belarus' main social and economic indicators in January 2017 In late January 2017 stock in storage totaled 69.9% of the average monthly industrial output.
Maslenitsa Traditions Maslenitsa is an ancient Slavic feast which can be compared to a carnival. There is no specific date for it on the calendar. The holiday begins exactly eight weeks before Easter (this year it is 20 February) and lasts for a week. Each day of Maslenitsa has its own name.
Belavia outshines Lufthansa Forbes Russia has compiled a ranking of air carriers based on the price to quality ratio.

President

Alexander Lukashenko and Nursultan Nazarbayev Lukashenko, Nazarbayev discuss bilateral agenda, problems in EEU by telephone
One of the major issues was the relations in the Eurasian Economic Union. The sides expressed mutual concerns over the existing problems.

Politics

Pirshtuk: Belarusian delegation treated warmly during OSCE PA session in Vienna
The Belarusian delegation was received in a warm and friendly manner at all levels, the vice speaker said.
Eurasian Intergovernmental Council to sit in Bishkek 7 March
The meeting will highlight the most important issues of cooperation within the integration association.
Belarus presents National Human Rights Plan at OSCE PA Winter Meeting in Vienna
Boleslav Pirshtuk met with OSCE PA President Christine Muttonen and OSCE PA Secretary General Roberto Montella.

Economy

Belarus' environment ministry to simplify administrative procedures for business
We plan to reduce the list of administrative procedures, primarily those related to subsurface use and waste disposal, Iya Malkina said.

Society

Belarus' decision to build NPP viewed as strategically right
The launch of our own nuclear power plant will help ensure the country's energy security and reduce dependence on imported oil and gas. Vladimir Semashko said.
Belarus' vehicle pollution down by 5% in 2016
“We see that the measures we take bring positive results. For instance, gross emissions produced by vehicles decreased by 5% last year. Although 760,000 tonnes is still a lot, Andrei Kovkhuto noted.
Radziwill family tree donated to National Art Museum of Belarus
Maciej Radziwill donated a Radziwill family tree to the museum as he unveiled the exhibition “The Radziwills: The Fate of the Country and the Family” at the National Art Museum of Belarus on 26 February.

Sport

Vladislav Goncharov Goncharov, Domracheva named best athletes of 2015-2016
Vladislav Goncharov won the trampoline gold at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. It was the only gold medal claimed by the Belarusian team at the 2016 Games.