15:27 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 latest: 1,738 new cases, 2,115 recoveries The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 669, 631. A total of 659,224 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.
14:27 SocietyBelarus attends Wuxi International Sister Cities Forum The Belarusian diplomat called on Chinese partners to make a full use of the potential of interregional trade, economic and investment cooperation to increase the supply of Belarusian food products, set up more joint ventures, including in the Chinese-Belarusian industrial park Great Stone.
13:33 SocietyNew Russian BTRs delivered to Belarusian army unit in Grodno The armored fighting vehicles will enter service in one battalion of the 6th Independent Guards Mechanized Brigade. The battalion's specialists have already been trained at the 72nd guards joint educational center for training warrant officers and junior specialists and are ready to operate the new hardware.
13:20 EconomyPriorities in development of Belarusian regions discussed at entrepreneurship forum Sergei Mityansky said: “The development of the regions, search for ways to explore their full potential have been of current interest for years. All of us understand that the economy is formed at the local level. An important task for the regions today is to preserve and augment the achieved level of economic development.”
12:55 SocietyNew York Times article about Ryanair aircraft landing in Minsk dismissed as fake Director of the Aviation Department of the Belarusian Transport and Communications Ministry Artyom Sikorsky called the material of the New York Times about the Ryanair aircraft landing in Minsk fake news.
12:22 SocietyBelarusian army testing upgraded MLRS Uragan-M According to the source, official trials, including those involving live firing, are in progress to check and maintain combat, technical, and operational characteristics of prototypes of the combat vehicle 9P140MB and the transporter-loader vehicle 9T452MB. These prototypes represent an upgraded version of the MLRS Uragan-M.
12:14 PoliticsBelarus, International Committee of Red Cross to continue fruitful cooperation Belarusian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Aleinik met with Head of the Regional Delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Belarus, Russia and Moldova Ikhtiyar Aslanov.
12:04 SocietyRefugee: I have two degrees, but there is no work for me in Iraq "We, adults, can get used to everything: to living in the open, to hunger, and even war. But we do not want this for our children, they have not deserved it,” the refugee said.
11:41 EconomyBelarus-Azerbaijan cooperation discussed in Minsk Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko met with Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Belarus Ulvi Bakhshaliyev to discuss the bilateral cooperation in construction, urban planning, industry and agriculture.
11:17 PoliticsBelarus, Armenia described as good friendship with shared history Belarus and Armenia are great friends with shared history, Chairman of the House of Representatives Vladimir Andreichenko said during a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Armenia to Belarus Razmik Khumaryan.
11:06 PresidentLukashenko gives interview to Turkey's TRT The interviewer is Nisa Efendioglu, a journalist and presenter of TRT Haber TV channel. The Turkish Radio and Television Corporation TRT was founded in 1964 to broadcast on behalf of the Government of Turkey and was the only broadcaster in Turkey until the 1990s.
10:56 SportMeshkov Brest draw with Montpellier in EHF Champions League The Brest team finished the first half slightly behind, 17-18. Soon after the break the Brest team took the lead and held it for a long time. Four minutes before the final hooter the visiting team took to the front, but Meshkov managed to restore parity, 31-31.
10:34 SocietyRefugee: ‘My grandson asks me every day why Germany won't let us in' "My grandson is 12 years old. He often asks me why we are called refugees and why we are not allowed into the country where we want to live, why we are here and what will happen to us next,” the tearful woman said.
10:23 PartnersChina Post issues new stamp collections in tribute to notable historic figures China Post recently issued a collection of stamps to mark the 1,010th anniversary of Shao's birth.
10:09 EconomySenator: Belarus seeks closer economic ties with Oman During the meeting, Sergei Rachkov noted that Belarus highly appreciates friendly ties with the Sultanate of Oman. There are no disagreements and contradictions in politics between Belarus and Oman.