19:23 PresidentRussia to hand over Iskander-M missile systems to Belarus within months "They can fire ballistic and cruise missiles with conventional and nuclear warheads,” Vladimir Putin added. He suggested instructing the defense ministers and the chiefs of the general staffs of Belarus and Russia to work out all the relevant details.
19:12 PresidentLukashenko concerned about confrontational policy of Poland, Lithuania Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “We are very stressed by the situation and the policy our neighbors pursue. Broadly speaking, you know it. I am talking about the leadership of Poland and the leadership of Lithuania. A policy in favor of confrontation. And you are getting your fair share from them, too.”
19:06 PresidentLukashenko calls proposals to ban transit to Kaliningrad tantamount to war declaration Aleksandr Lukashenko noted Lithuania acts in a similar manner. “The flow of information regarding their intention to stop transit from Russia to Kaliningrad via Belarus, to isolate Kaliningrad is increasing. Listen, it is tantamount to the declaration of some war. Such actions are intolerable in modern conditions,” he said.
18:56 PresidentLukashenko suggests tit-for-tat military steps to Putin in response to West actions Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “We are very concerned about training flights of USA and NATO aircraft, which are training to carry nuclear warheads. It is very stress-inducing for us. This is why I ask you to consider a tit-for-tat response to these things. Without overdoing it."
18:38 PresidentExport of fertilizers discussed during Lukashenko's meeting with Putin The Russian head of state said he intended to inform his Belarusian counterpart about progress and results of a recent discussion at a BRICS forum: “Many of the speakers expressed concerns due to disrupted deliveries of food and fertilizers, rising food prices on world markets."
16:58 PresidentLukashenko gets familiar with construction of Belarusian port outside St Petersburg The multifunctional sea transshipping complex Bronka is the only deep-water terminal in the St Petersburg port. The depth of the terminal's approach canal and water area is 14.4m. Port Bronka is conveniently placed.
14:39 SocietyBelarusian defense minister emphasizes importance of ensuring independence, territorial integrity Viktor Khrenin said: “Today is a remarkable day in the life of Belarus' Armed Forces: graduates of the Military Academy will join the officer corps of our country. Over 470 lieutenants are about to begin a new stage of military service in the Belarusian army and other defense, security, and law enforcement agencies.”
10:43 PresidentLukashenko, Putin exchange congratulations on 30 years of Belarus-Russia diplomatic relations For the two nations orientation towards tight fruitful cooperation is a natural process predetermined by their geographical proximity, unbreakable cultural and spiritual ties that evolved over centuries, and the common heroic past.
09:01 In PicturesBelarus and Russia. 30 years of diplomatic relations Diplomatic relations between the Republic of Belarus and the Russian Federation were established on 25 June 1992.
19:58 SocietyCSTO countries to stage cyber security technical drill in H2 2022 Members of the council discussed the concept and preparations for the forthcoming technical drill in cyber security, which is scheduled to take place in H2 2022. They shared positive experience of ensuring the protection of national critical information infrastructure installations against cyber threats.
19:27 SocietyCSTO countries discuss development of secret information protection systems in Minsk Participants of the meeting heard out a report from Chief of the State Secret Protection Department of the Troops (Collective Forces) Deployment and Training Planning Center of the CSTO Joint Staff, Colonel Sergei Voloshin.
18:52 EconomyEEC: With accelerated sci-tech development Belarus' GDP may rise 2.7 times by 2040 Among the main priorities of scientific and technological development of the EAEU member states are information and communication technologies; biotechnology, pharmacology and medicine; machine-building technologies; new materials and fuel production technologies; new technologies in agriculture; technologies in the extractive industries.
18:35 PresidentLukashenko thanked for preserving Belarus-Russia historical memory The Russian governor said that on 22 June the two countries marked the mournful date of the beginning of the Great Patriotic War.
18:19 PresidentBelarus plans to redirect 20m tonnes of cargo to St Petersburg ports “We have a lot to talk about, especially amid the West's pressure on Belarus. We want to redirect about 20 million tonnes of cargo to your ports. I will ask for your support and assistance. We have agreed on this with the Russian president,” said the head of state.
18:10 PresidentLukashenko, Putin to discuss serious problems on 25 June Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “Tomorrow Vladimir Vladimirovich [Putin] and I will hold serious negotiations on serious problems as usual. But that will be tomorrow. Our meeting today is absolutely not ceremonial. We have something to discuss.”