17:17 PresidentLukashenko to Western media: ‘Why do you insult Putin? We don't mock Biden after all' Internal reasons have been growing recently in Ukraine to aggravate the relations with Russia, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said in an interview with AFP.
17:00 PartnersMulticultural musical wizards Pink Martini set to again charm Istanbul Stopping by Türkiye on their European tour, the band Pink Martini will perform at Istanbul's Harbiye Cemil Topuzlu Open Air Theater in Istanbul next Tuesday, July 26.
16:45 PresidentLukashenko opines on possible food crisis, ways to prevent it Such strict requirements from the head of state can be regarded as a dictatorship, but in this case they are justified by an important goal - to improve people's lives, to prevent critical situations, Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
16:33 PresidentLukashenko names key condition for ending war in Ukraine “Provide guarantees. Help Kiev. Kiev will give these guarantees if you, NATO members and Americans, agree that there will never be a threat to the Russian territory from the territory of Ukraine. And in this case Russia will give security guarantees to Ukraine,” Aleksandr Lukashenko is convinced.
16:25 PresidentLukashenko explains for how long he intends to stay Belarus president “What would have happened if I had abandoned everything and quit in 2020? The country would be totally different right now and you would interview other people. And the policy would be different. Things would be worse in Belarus than they are in Ukraine now. Sorry for immodesty,” Aleksandr Lukashenko added.
16:16 PresidentLukashenko comments on idea of pan-Slavic state I dreamed of a pan-Slavic state or unity, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said in an interview with AFP.
15:26 PresidentLukashenko calls for peace and cooperation in interview with AFP During the interview the head of state answered questions about when the conflict in Ukraine will end, how the conflict could have been avoided, and what role Belarus plays in Russia's special military operation in Ukraine.
14:36 SportBelarus to compete in Solidarity Games in Kazan The international tournament in swimming, synchronized swimming and diving Solidarity Games starts in Russia's Kazan on 21 July, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Swimming Federation.
14:00 SocietyTravel to ‘Eurasia'! Time to open new horizons in ‘St. Petersburg' and ‘Nur-Sultan' Minsk World is an opportunity to experience the best standards of world architecture without leaving the capital city.
13:19 EconomyBelarusian merchandise export to China 1.5 times up in January-May China remains one of the most important strategic partners of Belarus. According to Alesya Abramenko, thanks to the high level of cooperation incremental growth and the advancement of joint trade and economic initiatives are observed.
12:30 SocietyKochanova: Autistic children should be integrated into society The speaker emphasized that these children should be integrated into society. “They should study in an ordinary school, get an education and be integrated into society. They should live and work with us, feel comfortable and be useful to the country,” she said.
12:25 PartnersChina's Feng Bin claims discus throw title at worlds Chinese women throwers showed their prowess at the World Athletics Championships as Feng Bin beat her much more accomplished opponents to grab the discus throw title here/
11:21 PresidentLukashenko giving interview to Agence France-Presse Being one of the world's largest news agencies and leader in digital verification, France Presse covers 151 countries. AFP operates a network of five regional centers, 200 bureaus and 50 special correspondents. The total number of employees is about 2,400 people, including more than 1,700 journalists.
11:08 EconomyBelarus interested in China's investments into mining industry Belarus is interested in Chinese investments into its mining industry, BelTA learned from the press service of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection.