The group reviewed the status of implementation of the program of Belarus' presidency of the CEI in the first half of 2017 and the preparations for the CEI Foreign Ministers meeting to be held in Minsk.
Belarusian surgeons operated on two patients together with their Dutch colleagues on 22 March. New-type stent-grafts were placed at the site of the aneurysm. This is an absolutely new device, the most advanced technology available, Valery Stelmashok noted.
The preparations for one of Belarus' key events are already in full swing. This year, plans have been made to do the festival more creative and extensive, and expand the geography of its guests and participants.
Earth Hour is an international environmental movement that encourages individuals, communities, households and businesses to turn off their non-essential lights for one hour to show they care about the future of the planet.
In 2016, Yanka Kupala theater joined the Silk Road International League of Theaters as part of China's Silk Road initiative uniting 65 countries. In autumn, the theater plans to go on tour to Beijing. At the moment, the sides are discussing the playbill for the tour which will consist of six performances.
There is a lack of stability practically in all regions of the world for various reasons, including the attempts to destroy the global security system, CSTO Acting Secretary General Valery Semerikov said and cited terrorism and its expansion in Europe, Asia and other regions.