14:34 PresidentLukashenko comments on military threat from Poland "We know how our army measures against NATO (a military machine)... But Russia is behind us, a nuclear power. We have an appropriate agreement. We have often discussed this topic recently with the Russian president," the Belarusian leader said.
14:18 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus will support Russia in every possible way The West will not be able to drive Belarus and Russia apart, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a ceremony at the Victory Monument on the occasion of the 77th anniversary of Great Victory in Minsk on 9 May.
14:07 PresidentLukashenko: All countries are tired of U.S. diktat "All attempts to strangle us only make us stronger, and our fight inspires others. Because billions of people are looking at Belarusians, Russians, who are again fighting the world evil. China, India, Latin America, Africa, Arab states... Everyone is tired of the American diktat!" Aleksandr Lukashenko emphasized.
14:00 PresidentLukashenko: Sanctions make us stronger Belarus has been doing well countering the sanctions pressure, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a ceremony at the Victory Monument on the occasion of the 77th anniversary of Great Victory in Minsk on 9 May,
13:29 PresidentLukashenko: Mad Western politicians pitted Ukraine, Russia against each other It is the Western elites who have nurtured "this monster" in Ukraine, overthrew the legitimate government, armed the newly-emerged henchmen of Bandera and Shukhevich to the teeth, made Nazism the state ideology, and pitted the kin peoples of Ukraine and Russia against each other, the president said.
12:23 PresidentLukashenko lays wreath at Victory Monument in Minsk Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko took part in the solemn events in honor of Victory Day in Minsk on 9 May.
12:18 PresidentLukashenko to peoples of West: ‘Your money is spent on ordinary genocide' The majority of the world's population stands for a new, just world without discrimination and sanctions, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a ceremony to lay wreaths at the Victory Monument in Minsk.
12:10 PresidentLukashenko warns West against speaking with Belarus from position of force "We are peaceful people, but do not even try to speak with us from a position of force," the president warned.
11:52 PresidentLukashenko: Great Victory has become integral part of Belarusian national idea Great Victory has become an integral part of the national idea, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at the ceremony to lay wreaths at the Victory Monument on the occasion of the 77th anniversary of the Great Victory.
11:45 PoliticsAmbassador: Belarus hopes dialogue with Berlin will return to a constructive footing Belarus hopes that the sanctions spiral will eventually be stopped and the dialogue with Berlin will return to a constructive footing, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Germany Denis Sidorenko said.
11:19 PoliticsOpinion: Belarus needs to strengthen alliance with Russia, China Belarus needs to strengthen the alliance with Russia and China in order to beef up its own security, Artem Sviridov said,
11:05 SocietyMarch of generations in Minsk A march of generations has started in Minsk as part of the nationwide campaign "Belarus Remembers".
10:59 SocietyNovitsky: Victory Day will remain most important holiday for our people Victory Day will remain the most important holiday for our people, pilot-cosmonaut, Hero of Russia, a native of Belarus Oleg Novitsky said on the air of the Belarus 1 TV channel.
10:43 PoliticsBelarusian MFA opines on closer integration with Russia We should not be afraid of closer integration with Russia because it is still quite far from the level that exists in the European Union, Belarusian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Yuri Ambrazevich said in an interview with ONT TV channel.