14:14 PoliticsLavrov explains why OSCE continues to degenerate Speaking about the mutual support of the two countries on international platforms, the Russian foreign minister highlighted the important, positive and active role of the Group of Friends in Defense of the Charter of the United Nations that was put together some time ago.
14:07 PoliticsFM: West is trying to strip Belarus of sovereignty The West is trying to strip Belarus of sovereignty, but these attempts will end in vain, Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Minister Sergei Aleinik told the media following the talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
14:06 PoliticsBelarus' FM: Union State programs are 80% complete “The Ministries of Foreign Affairs are actively involved in the implementation of the Union State programs and provide diplomatic support to the process. These programs are already almost 80% complete,” Sergei Aleinik said.
13:43 PoliticsBelarus invited to take part in Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi Belarus has been invited to participate in the Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi this summer, Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov told reporters.
13:41 PoliticsBelarusian FM condemns West's policy of arm-twisting The Western policy of arm-twisting is detrimental to the whole world, Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Minister Sergei Aleinik said following the talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
13:31 PoliticsBelarus' consulate general to open in Russia's St Petersburg Speaking about the results of the talks with his Belarusian counterpart, the Russian foreign minister said that they discussed the further strengthening of the consular presence in both countries.
13:19 Sport2nd CIS Games emblems registered as trademark The state organization Belsportobespecheniye is the owner of the trademark. The organization, together with the Sport and Tourism Ministry, holds annually some 700 sport events, including those of international level.
13:17 PoliticsBelarus-Russia Union State named cornerstone of post-Soviet integration processes During the talks in Moscow Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus Sergei Aleinik and his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov will discuss plans to strengthen the Union State that is seen as the core of integration processes in the post-Soviet space, BelTA has learned.
13:10 SocietyMinsk to host CSTO PA Council visiting meeting Minsk will play host to a visiting meeting of the Council of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Collective Security Treaty Organization on 17-18 May, BelTA learned from the press service of the House of Representatives.
12:59 SportBelarus expects over 4,000 athletes for 2nd CIS Games Belarusian First Deputy Sports and Tourism Minister Aleksandr Dorokhovich named the number of participants in the upcoming 2nd CIS Games as he spoke at a press conference timed to the Day of Physical Education and Sports Workers on 17 May.
12:58 PresidentLukashenko sends greetings to MILEX 2023 arms expo Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko sent greetings to the participants and guests of the 11th edition of the international arms and defense technology expo MILEX 2023.
12:41 PoliticsLavrov: West seeks to put Russia's allies in a very uncomfortable position Sergey Lavrov noted that there is substantial evidence showing that the West “is putting Russia's closest allies and strategic partners in a very uncomfortable position (to put it mildly)”.
12:33 EconomyInterest rates on loans in Belarus continue to decline in April Interest rates on loans in Belarus continued to decline in April 2023 amid a further slowdown in the annual inflation (4.7% in April against 6% in March).
12:32 SocietyMILEX named hallmark of Belarusian defense sector The MILEX expo can be rightfully considered a hallmark of the Belarusian defense sector, Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) Imangali Tasmagambetov said at the opening of the 11th edition of the international arms and defense technology expo MILEX 2023 on 17 May.
12:21 PoliticsLavrov: Security architecture is being destroyed by Western neighbors Our countries are engaged in improving the defense of the western borders of the Union State, defending justice in international relations and the inadmissibility of double standards in approaches to security in Europe,” the minister said.