15:12 EconomyBelarus takes part in InterFood Astana expo At Kazakhstan's international exhibition “Food, Beverages, Ingredients, Packaging and Equipment for the Food Industry” (InterFood Astana) the exposition of Belarusian manufacturers is presented under the brand name Belarus - The Taste of Nature.
14:48 SocietyBelarus' KGB urges CIS special services to take additional measures amid complicated situation Ivan Tertel said: “We are working hard in all areas. The situation remains extremely complicated. On the whole, we believe that it will get more complicated in the future. This is why our friendly special services need to work out additional joint measures to neutralize the threats that are evolving right now.”
14:22 EconomyRussia's Lipetsk Oblast interested in Belarusian drones, special-purpose equipment Russia's Lipetsk Oblast is interested in Belarusian drones and special-purpose equipment, Governor of Lipetsk Oblast Igor Artamonov told the media.
14:03 PoliticsBelarusian FM to visit Equatorial Guinea on 2-3 June The minister is expected to hold talks with President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Diaspora Simeon Oyono Esono Angue, and representatives of a number of ministries and business circles.
13:49 SocietyTertel: Self-exiled opposition asked Western curators to give $250m for operations against Belarus The self-exiled opposition asked their Western sponsors to provide $250 million for subversive activities against Belarus, Chairman of the State Security Committee (KGB) of Belarus Ivan Tertel told reporters, BelTA has learned.
13:42 PoliticsRussia's FSB sees NATO's hand behind Ukrainian sabotage attacks against Russia, Belarus Alexander Bortnikov noted: “NATO provides reconnaissance and technical support for combat forays of Ukrainian infiltrators and agents against military and civilian installations as well as critical infrastructure in Russia and Belarus.”
13:07 SocietyKGB chief explains reasons for strengthening border controls He recalled that he had previously announced the plans to take additional measures to strengthen the counterintelligence regime in Belarus.
12:37 PresidentLukashenko: Trade between Belarus and Russia's Lipetsk Oblast could hit $0.5bn Bilateral trade over the past year totaled $330 million. "The figure is not bad, but half a billion is better," Aleksandr Lukashenko stressed.
12:28 PresidentLukashenko opines on situation inside and around CIS The CIS countries need to stick together, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with participants of the 52nd meeting of the CIS Council of Heads of Security Agencies and Special Services in Minsk on 1 June, BelTA has learned.
11:47 EconomyGrodno Oblast, Russia's Tomsk Oblast to sign cooperation agreements A Grodno Oblast delegation headed by Governor Vladimir Karanik is visiting Tomsk Oblast of the Russian Federation, BelTA learned from the press service of the Grodno Oblast Executive Committee.
11:24 PresidentLukashenko: West is preparing coup d'état in Belarus “As far as Belarus is concerned, Poland, Lithuania and, unfortunately, Ukraine provide a training ground for members of illegal armed groups; these countries are trying to create dormant extremist cells in our country. We have fresh evidence of this,” the president noted.
11:15 SocietyOpinion: CIS states need to unite against aggressive external pressure On 1 June Minsk is set to host the 52nd meeting of the CIS Council of Heads of Security Agencies and Special Services. The heads of delegations honored the feat of the Soviet people during the Great Patriotic War and laid flowers at the Victory Monument.
11:10 PoliticsEurasian Intergovernmental Council to convene in Sochi on 7-8 June The Eurasian Intergovernmental Council will convene for a meeting in Sochi, Russia on 7-8 June, BelTA learned from the press service of the Eurasian Economic Commission.
11:00 PresidentLukashenko names key security threats to CIS Information and psychological impact is one of the key threats today, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with participants of the 52nd meeting of the CIS Council of Heads of Security Agencies and Special Services in Minsk on 1 June.
10:54 PresidentLukashenko predicts escalation of military and political situation around CIS The big players are trying to pull us, Russia, Belarus, the Central Asian states, apart. We must not allow that to happen. We see the growing militarization of the NATO countries and the unprecedented concentration of troops near our common territory, the incitement of conflicts, Aleksandr Lukashenko said.