10:00 PoliticsMakei voices pessimism over developments in Ukraine Answering one of the questions, Vladimir Makei said that Belarus is not going to participate in this war. “We are not party to this war,” he said.
09:41 PoliticsFM: Belarus wants to keep open channels of communication with the EU despite sanctions “We remain committed to dialogue. And even now, after six or seven packages of sanctions have been imposed against us, we are interested in keeping channels of communication with the EU open, since the EU is, first of all, a good trade and economic partner for us. We are neighbors,” the foreign minister said.
09:29 PoliticsMakei hands over Lukashenko's response message to UN secretary-general Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus Vladimir Makei has met with UN Secretary-General António Guterres in New York, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
09:25 PartnersChina opens women's volleyball worlds with straight-set win over Argentina China started the FIVB Women's Volleyball World Championship with a comfortable 25-23, 25-22, 25-20 victory over Argentina in one hour and 27 minutes here on Sunday.
09:01 PoliticsMakei urges to rebuild “the UN dome” “The UN dome” is beginning to burst with existing problems, so it needs to be rebuilt, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus Vladimir Makei told journalists at an online press conference, BelTA has learned.
20:43 In PicturesBagach harvest festival near Minsk The Belarusian folk holiday Bagach that marks the end of harvest and the first lighting of the hearth was celebrated at the Yanka Kupala House Museum in Vyazynka on 25 September.
15:10 In PicturesDeer rutting season in Grodno District The deer rut kicked off in the Ozery reserve in early September.
21:08 PresidentLukashenko talks about amnesty, pardons, political bargaining Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “I never bargain when people are at stake. Maybe because I am a countryman and didn't grow up in present-day Minsk. I saw poverty and I saw genuine friendship and mutual assistance. And we fought each other with wooden sticks. But we helped each other afterwards, too."
19:58 PoliticsBelarus signs convention on easier border crossing for trains The document will make a significant contribution to better transport connections and higher mobility in Eurasia. During the signing of the convention Vladimir Makei had a brief talk to UN Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs Miguel de Serpa Soares.
19:26 SocietyBelarus, Azerbaijan eager to advance cooperation in communications, informatization Konstantin Shulgan and Ulvi Bakhshaliyev remarked upon positive results of Belarus-Azerbaijan cooperation in communications and informatization. Matters concerning the expansion of constructive interaction, including within the framework of mutual participation in various international events, were discussed.
18:54 PoliticsCSTO secretary general, Armenian acting foreign minister discuss ways to reduce tensions in region Stanislav Zas and Vahe Gevorgyan discussed the current situation and the joint political and diplomatic measures that need to be taken in order to reduce tensions in the region.
18:23 PoliticsBelarus, Türkiye share views on prospects for resolving conflict in Ukraine “The parties exchanged views on the situation in the region and the prospects for resolving the conflict in Ukraine, and reaffirmed their interest in its peaceful resolution,” the ministry said.
17:49 PoliticsBelarusian foreign ministry angered by Estonia's undiplomatic actions “The Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has analyzed a number of recent deliberate actions of the Estonian authorities, including official attempts to appropriate the right to speak on behalf of the Belarusian people and adventurism on the UN platform,” the ministry said.
16:57 EconomyCall on CIS states to accelerate removal of obstacles in mutual trade The members of the CIS Economic Council approved the draft plan of joint actions to combat resistance to antimicrobial drugs, and also the draft regulations on the basic organization to assess healthcare technologies, quality control and financing of medical care in the CIS.
16:02 SocietyOpinion: Pressure on Belarus will be increasing, the response should be tough “Our position is clear, open and dictated by our national interests, obligations within the framework of the Union State and is generally in the interests of the Belarusian state and people,” said Vadim Borovik.