11:30 In PicturesVictory Day celebrations in Minsk Merrymaking in honor of the 78th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War takes place in Pobeditelei Avenue in Minsk.
11:24 PresidentLukashenko, CIS leaders lay flowers at Tomb of Unknown Soldier near Kremlin walls Before that Aleksandr Lukashenko had watched the Victory Day parade from the stalls in Red Square. Presidents of Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and the prime minister of Armenia had also arrived in Moscow.
11:00 SocietyBelarusians remember WW2 horrors, determined not to allow those events to repeat According to the Minsk Oblast governor, people need to appreciate peaceful sky above their heads. He drew attention to words of the president: it is better to fight for harvest in the field than fight with weapons in hands in the same field.
10:12 PresidentLukashenko attending Victory Day parade in Red Square in Moscow President of Russia Vladimir Putin is reviewing the parade. Leaders of other CIS states are present next to him on the stalls. A live broadcast of the event demonstrated how the heads of state arrived in Red Square together. The Russian president had personally greeted every one of them before that.
09:41 PresidentLukashenko off to watch parade in Red Square in Moscow BelTA reported earlier that a parade in honor of the 78th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945 will take place in Red Square in Moscow. It is scheduled to begin at 10:00 Moscow time.
09:05 PresidentLukashenko: The truth of the Victory and the energy of creation help Belarusians be stronger The congratulatory message reads: “Throughout time the memory of the feat of the generation of victors has been a great uniting force, has served as a life beacon for us, who didn't experience horrors of the war and tribulations of the post-war recovery.”
Belarusians celebrate Victory Day 78 years ago, 9 May 1945 marked the victory in the Great Patriotic War, which had lasted for 1,418 days and nights. The Soviet people played a decisive role in the fight against fascism, bore the brunt of the war, and determined the future of the entire world civilization.
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08:58 In PicturesPride and glory of the Belarusian nation. Dedication to heroes of the Great Victory The history of Belarus has not seen a battle crueler than the Great Patriotic War. There has been no heroic deed bigger than the feat of the Soviet soldiers who defended the Motherland and who saved the humanity from the Nazism.
20:17 PresidentLukashenko arrives in Moscow on working visit According to the Telegram channel Pul Pervogo, the head of state had a brief conversation with Belarusian Ambassador to Russia Dmitry Krutoi and State Secretary of the Union State of Belarus and Russia Dmitry Mezentsev.
17:29 SocietyBattle from Berlin Operation reenacted at Stalin's Line A battle from the Berlin Operation of the Great Patriotic War was reenacted in the Stalin's Line historical and cultural complex.
10:00 EconomyBelarus' FAO ambassador: No one is happy with Brussels and its sanctions policy Some 1 billion people live in the countries that impose sanctions, and 7 billion live in the rest of the world that pay for the ambitions of the leaders of this 1 billion, Chargé d'Affaires of the Republic of Belarus in the Italian Republic, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Belarus to FAO Kirill Petrovsky said.
Over 17,000 people interviewed as part of criminal case into genocide of Belarusian people As part of the investigation of the criminal case into the genocide of the Belarusian people during the Great Patriotic War, the Prosecutor's General Office interviewed more than 17,000 people, Belarusian Prosecutor General Andrei Shved said
23:52 SocietyIn Pictures: Rehearsal of Victory Parade in Brest A dress rehearsal of the 9 May Victory Parade was held on Lenin Square in Brest on 7 May
18:06 PresidentLukashenko's secret meeting with security officers, combat mission for veterans in President's Week And why did Aleksandr Lukashenko call a government conference with representatives of defense, security, and law enforcement agencies behind closed doors? All of that and many other things are in the regular episode of BelTA's special project President's Week.