19:58 PoliticsBelarus ready to discuss mutually beneficial initiatives with Italy Igor Zavalei and Emanuele Dessi discussed bilateral cooperation in humanitarian sphere, including the possibility of resuming the solidarity program, which allows underage Belarusian citizens to stay with Italian families temporarily.
19:30 SocietyAmendments to land regulations to encourage development of rural territories in Belarus According to Vladimir Andreichenko, due to historical reasons matters concerning land are of great importance for Belarusians. “Because land is the foundation of wellbeing of our people and the might of any state. Our land regulations are in need of adjustment," he said.
18:37 SocietyIn Pictures: Flowers ceremony at war memorial in Vitebsk Participants of the second edition of Belarus' Media Community Forum laid flowers to the Eternal Fire of the memorial complex in honor of Soviet soldiers-liberators, partisans and underground fighters.
18:33 SportSasnovich into Bad Homburg Open semifinal doubles In the singles opener Aliaksandra Sasnovich lost to France's Caroline Garcia, 6-2, 3-6, 4-6.
17:50 EconomyBelarus-Latin America forum to be held in Moscow on 28 June A Belarus-Latin America forum will take place in Moscow at the Business and Cultural Complex of the Belarusian Embassy in Russia on 28 June, BelTA learned from the press service of the diplomatic mission.
16:49 SocietyBelarusian, Russian defense ministers discuss political situation, preparations for joint exercise According to the source, during the meeting in Moscow the sides discussed the military political situation, matters of defense technology cooperation between the two ministries, preparations for the Belarusian-Russian operational exercise Shchit Soyuza 2023 [Union Shield], and the patriotic education of young people.
16:00 EconomyBNBC concludes first exchange deals on amino acids supplies to Bashkortostan The first deals on the delivery of L-lysine sulfate produced by the Belarusian National Biotechnology Corporation (BNBC) to Bashkortostan have been made on the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange (BUCE), Eduard Belsky, First Deputy Chairman of the Board of the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange said during an online seminar on the exchange trade in agro-industrial products.
15:46 SocietyFuture of Zelensky, Ukraine described as grim "He is already a puppet. Even his own safety is out of his hands. He will be killed when the UK and the United States decide to make him a martyr,” said Yuri Podolyaka.
15:41 PoliticsPodolyaka: Ukraine will disappear from political world map The state of Ukraine will disappear from the political map of the world, Ukrainian political commentator Yuri Podolyaka said in an interview with the V Teme [On Point] online project on BelTA's YouTube channel.
15:11 PoliticsExpert opines on how long Ukraine war will last Yuri Podolyaka added that winter would bring a lot of positive changes in the way Ukrainians think of Russia.
15:06 SocietyBelarus' defense minister to attend CIS Defense Ministers Council meeting Belarusian Defense Minister Lieutenant General Viktor Khrenin is in Moscow to attend a meeting of the CIS Defense Ministers Council on 24 June.
14:30 PoliticsPodolyaka: There are two positions on the Ukrainian crisis in Europe In Europe there are two opinions and two positions on the Ukrainian crisis, Ukrainian political commentator Yuri Podolyaka said in an interview with the V Teme [On Point] online project on BelTA's YouTube channel.
14:15 SocietyUkrainians keep coming to Belarus via EU countries In the past 24 hours Belarus admitted 156 Ukrainians from the territory of Poland, 31 – from Lithuania and three – from Latvia.
13:25 PresidentLukashenko in Russia for extensive talks with Putin “Today and tomorrow the two presidents will have informal talks in Zavidovo. The official program is scheduled for Saturday,” the Telegram channel reports. The working meeting of the two leaders will be held in St. Petersburg on 25 June.
13:00 SocietyBelarus' minister: Information warfare continues unabated “It is no secret that the information warfare continues. It is not subsiding. They will not leave us alone. We have difficult years ahead, and our media should become truly effective and popular,” Vladimir Pertsov added.