18:36 SportHanna Sola 3rd in Oestersund sprint Hanna Sola of Belarus finished third in the 7.5km Sprint at BMW IBU World Cup 2 in Oestersund, Sweden, with one penalty, 14.4 seconds behind the winner.
18:36 PresidentRussia unwilling to sell oil, gas to Belarus in exchange for Russian rubles “Our specialists may come to an agreement with yours one day and we will introduce the single currency. But for now we cannot switch to national currencies in Belarus-Russia trade. The volume is huge. Up to $50 billion. I suggest: listen, let's switch to the Russian ruble in trade in natural gas, oil, and so on,” the president said.
18:29 PoliticsBelarus urges to resolve migrant crisis through cooperation of all stakeholders “In light of the 70th anniversary of the International Organization for Migration, the Permanent Representative of Belarus welcomed the activities carried out by the Organization over seven decades with the view to promoting orderly, regular and safe migration in the world,” the diplomatic mission said.
18:11 SportMeshkov Brest edge Elverum in EHF Champions League HC Meshkov Brest secured their first win in the EHF Champions League group stage defeating Norway's Elverum Handball 33-32.
18:04 PresidentLukashenko says couldn't care less whether West recognized him or not “I didn't show anyone the transcript, since it is a diplomatic document. I called her Chancellor and she called me President. This is absolutely idle talk about the recognition or non-recognition of me as President. Look, I don't care what they think of me there. I am the President of Belarus,” the Belarusian leader stressed.
17:57 PresidentLukashenko: The West has come up with slimy fake news about Russia's intention to attack Ukraine Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “They've invented a slimy idea that Russia wants to attack Ukraine. Concentrated fake news. Listen, it is a special operation. Today it is one of the prongs of the hybrid war. They take photos of totally different territories where forces of the Belarusian-Russian military group are concentrated."
17:54 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 latest: 1,818 new cases, 2,318 recoveries The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 658,328. A total of 646,104 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.
17:41 PresidentLukashenko talks about his son Nikolai's pistol shooting competition with Putin Aleksandr Lukashenko said his son Nikolai's weapon skills are good. Nikolai Lukashenko competed with Vladimir Putin not so long ago. Putin's weapon skills are good, the Belarusian head of state noted.
17:36 PresidentLukashenko says his granddaughter attends Moscow State University “My granddaughter is a student of Moscow State University. She passed the unified state exam, submitted documents and was enrolled,” said the head of state.
17:24 PresidentLukashenko slams presidential election in Poland as rigged "You know how Duda ‘won'? He did not get 50% of the vote, he cheated," the Belarusian leader said. When asked whether the election was rigged, Aleksandr Lukashenko said: "Absolutely."
17:24 PresidentLukashenko talks about armed standoff outside Palace of Independence in August 2020 Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “I was sure I will not have to shoot. Because those, who came, were no revolutionaries. Those were cowards, who had been paid money and who had been walking around for several days or weeks. Yes, they were driven off, pushed, and so on. But only a bit."
17:20 PresidentLukashenko: Russia and Belarus share one fatherland: from Brest to Vladivostok "Our Fatherland is one: from Brest to Vladivostok. Here we have two states - Belarus and Russia. Two states, one Fatherland," Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
16:57 PoliticsKochanova describes Belarus-Russia relations as brotherly "Good relations between our presidents play a big role in strengthening our relations. Today, our relations are developing in absolutely all the areas. Parliamentary interaction at all levels is of high importance today,” Natalya Kochanova said.
16:54 PresidentLukashenko describes decision to run for president in 2020 as most important decision of his life The decision to run for president in August 2020 was the most important decision of my life, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said in a recent interview with Dmitry Kiselyov.
16:47 EconomyGood sales of Belarusian food in China attributed to product quality, relations between presidents The official said: “No doubt, the Chinese market is interesting for everyone. It is really complicated, it is not empty, all the internationally recognized brands are present there, and it is necessary to fight for the market from the point of view of marketing. Product certification is not simple either."