10:16 PoliticsFM: Belarus attaches great importance to cooperation with SCO "We have been looking forward to your visit. We attach great importance to cooperation with the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. We regard it as an important player in the system of international relations, which in recent years has gained serious political and economic weight,” the minister said.
09:55 PartnersUNESCO-listed Monumental Mount Nemrut statues survive Türkiye quakes The monumental stone heads of Mount Nemrut and other UNESCO-listed statues in southeastern Türkiye were not damaged in the powerful earthquakes that shook the region last month.
09:52 SportSasnovich, Ivashka off to good start at Indian Wells Belarus' world number 44 Aliaksandra Sasnovich defeated Estonia's world number 51 Kaia Kanepi, 6-3, 7-6 (7-5). Sasnovich will next face Latvia's world number 25 Jelena Ostapenko.
09:30 SocietyServicemen congratulate women on Women's Day in Brest Servicemen of the 38th Brest Independent Guards Air Assault Brigade gave flowers to women on Sovietskaya Street in Brest to wish them Happy Women's Day on 8 March.
09:22 PoliticsExpert speaks about the role of alliance with Russia for Belarus “I think our leadership, as well as the people, have enough sobriety to understand that. Look back at the year 2020. Here we are today, looking back at it, looking at what is happening in Ukraine. We can already see that if we had had any slackness then, everything would be in flames now, as it is there today,” Yuri Shevtsov said.
09:08 SocietyIn Pictures: Full moon over Minsk The full moon lit up the night's sky over Minsk on 9 March.
09:01 PoliticsBelarus at UN Security Council: All conflicts should be resolved at the negotiating table All conflicts should be resolved at the negotiating table, Head of the Multilateral Diplomacy Directorate of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Irina Velichko said at the open debate of the UN Security Council “Women, Peace, and Security: Towards the 25th anniversary of resolution 1325”.
19:07 SocietyBelarus' KGB reveals details of capture of Ukrainian terrorist, his accomplices Konstantin Bychek said: “The State Security Committee in association with the Internal Affairs Ministry, the State Border Committee, and other law enforcement agencies carried out a massive special operation."
18:59 EconomyBelarus advances cooperation with Rosatom in non-energy fields Representatives of the State Committee on Science and Technology, the Economy Ministry, and the Development Bank of the Republic of Belarus (DBRB) have visited organizations of the Russian state nuclear industry corporation Rosatom in Moscow.
18:42 SocietyUkrainian terrorist confesses to Machulishchi incident The terrorist said he is a citizen of Ukraine and was born in 1993. He entered Belarus using a Russian passport. “I used a Russian passport to enter Russia and from there I went here [to Belarus],” he said.
18:25 SocietyBelarusian nuclear power plant expected to bolster Union State energy security Vasily Panasyuk said: “Synchronous operation of the Belarusian power grid and the Russian one will noticeably increase the level of both energy security and economic security in the Union State of Belarus and Russia."
17:57 PresidentBelarusian missile for air defense systems Buk successfully tested Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “We tested a Buk missile for our air defense missile system the day before yesterday. It flew where we wanted it to fly and did everything that was necessary. This is why you are about to get your own terrible weapon against flying vehicles.”
17:37 SocietyAlmost 124,000 large families open family capital deposits in Belarus Since 2015 almost 124,000 large families have opened the deposit accounts in Belarus under the family capital program, Belarusian Labor and Social Security Minister Valery Kovalkov told the media.
17:19 EconomyBelarusian trams enter service in Kazakhstan This is a single-section three-door tramcar, designed for operation at temperatures from -40 to +40°C. The maximum passenger capacity is 159, the number of seats is 29, the length of the car is 15.7m, the maximum speed is 62km/h.
16:50 SocietyOver 121,000 families with three or more children living in Belarus “The number of families with three or more children keeps rising. As of today, there are already more than 121,000 such families. Families with three children account for more than 80% of this number. The largest family has 13 children. This family lives in Brest Oblast,” said Valery Kovalkov.