13:54 PoliticsBelarusian ambassador presents credentials to Russian president Representatives of another 23 states presented their credentials together with the Belarusian ambassador. Among them were the new ambassadors of Algeria, Egypt, Mongolia, Portugal, Armenia, the Philippines, Moldova, Serbia, Venezuela, Kuwait, Cyprus and other countries.
13:44 PresidentCall to mobilize all government institutions to restore discipline It is necessary to mobilize all government institutions to restore discipline and order in the country, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with State Secretary of the Security Council of Belarus Aleksandr Volfovich on 20 September, BelTA has learned.
13:29 EconomyBelarusian PM headed to Russia's Ufa, Kazan on working visit Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko is headed to Russia's Ufa and Kazan on a working visit on 20-22 September.
13:15 PresidentLukashenko to host government conference to discuss national defense Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “We have to be ready to host the event at premises of the Defense Ministry in a week once I return from a business trip.”
13:07 PresidentLukashenko instructs to impose school licensing in Belarus Schools will be licensed throughout Belarus, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with State Secretary of the Belarusian Security Council Aleksandr Volfovich.
13:05 PresidentLukashenko meets with customs service chief, discusses sanctions, budget replenishment Aleksandr Lukashenko outlined key items on the agenda at the beginning of the meeting: “What is the situation at the border from your point of view? Naturally from an economic angle first and foremost. How are you performing your key functions to replenish the state budget in the sphere you are responsible for?”
12:50 PresidentLukashenko: Plans to turn Belarus into new Ukraine will fail "Some kind of regiments or battalions are being formed in Ukraine to overthrow the authorities and tear off Belarus and join NATO. Again they want to create a new Ukraine here in Belarus. This is unacceptable. I am saying this sincerely and frankly, so that everyone knows,” the Belarusian leader noted.
12:30 PresidentLukashenko wants everyone to fight in information war Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “You are doing the right thing by raising the matter of information security. It is the most important one. A war is going on now primarily in the sphere of information security. Everyone should contribute to it starting with reporters and ending with the president. It is definitely a war."
12:19 PresidentLukashenko: Russian troops must not be stabbed in the back via Belarus “As for support for Russia, I once again reaffirm: there must be no strike from the back, to the side, from the side, from the flanks at Russian troops via Belarus. And there will be none. It is our obligation to our ally,” the Belarusian leader stressed.
12:17 PartnersPhotography festival in ancient Chinese town attracts over 12,000 int'l works The 22nd Pingyao International Photography Festival kicked off Monday in Pingyao, a UNESCO world cultural heritage site known for its well-preserved ancient architecture, in north China's Shanxi Province.
12:15 PresidentLukashenko: ‘Situation is serious, even dangerous' We must not reduce military training in the current situation, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with State Secretary of the Belarusian Security Council Aleksandr Volfovich.
11:57 PresidentLukashenko wants updated national security concept to be ‘absolutely overt' The updated version of Belarus' national security concept should be absolutely overt, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with State Secretary of the Security Council of Belarus Aleksandr Volfovich on 20 September, BelTA has learned.
11:39 SocietyAndreichenko: Belarusians went through a lot to be a single nation Belarusians have gone through a lot to earn their sovereign right to be a single nation and live in a single state, Chairman of the House of Representatives Vladimir Andreichenko said at the opening of the ninth session of the House of Representatives.
11:31 PoliticsAndreichenko: Belarus maintains robust economic ties with different regions of the world Belarus maintains robust economic ties with different regions of the world, Chairman of the House of Representatives Vladimir Andreichenko said.
11:14 PoliticsCall to use every opportunity to convey Belarus' position to international community "The West's destructive policy has already created a lot of problems for its own citizens. Against this background, the OSCE's authority and ability to influence the processes of building confidence, security and stability in the region are rapidly crumbling," Vladimir Andreichenko said.