15:50 PoliticsForeign leaders congratulate Lukashenko on re-election The election of the President of Belarus took place on 9 August.
15:33 SocietyBelarus coronavirus latest: 64,991 people recover As many as 64,991 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered and have been discharged from hospitals as of 10 August.
15:03 PresidentLukashenko: OSCE rejected Belarus-Russia proposal to develop election standards “In spite of the complicated transport situation, absence of aviation and railway service, 184 people from eight countries of the CIS came and monitored the election in regions and the city of Minsk for a few days. We have announced our findings today: the election campaign was organized well. The work of all people in charge of the election process was well organized,” Sergei Lebedev said.
15:01 PresidentLebedev: Most Belarusians have voted for peace, stability The majority of Belarusians have voted for peace and stability, Chairman of the CIS Executive Committee – CIS Executive Secretary, head of the CIS mission of observers at the Belarus presidential election Sergei Lebedev told the media on 10 August.
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14:58 PresidentBelarus interested in bolstering trade ties with Ecuador “Today, in the difficult time of global tests, mutual support, maintenance of productive cooperation, and fulfillment of all previous agreements come to the forefront,” the head of state noted.
14:47 PoliticsLukashenko, Lebedev discuss Belarus' presidency in CIS According to Sergei Lebedev, the Belarusian leader emphasized that the interests of Belarusian people are of paramount importance for him.
14:45 PresidentRahmon congratulates Lukashenko on winning presidential election “According to the Tajikistani leader, since early morning he's been receiving numerous congratulations on the victory of his Belarusian friend at the presidential election. The people of Tajikistan sincerely congratulates Belarus and its president,” the press release of the press service reads.
14:44 PoliticsSecretary General: Lukashenko's role in enhancing CSTO's international standing is invaluable “Behind your victory is the authority that you have won thanks to many-year leadership of Belarus, the talent of a determined and efficient political figure,” the CSTO secretary general stressed.
14:37 PresidentLukashenko blames poor Internet service in Belarus on foreign parties According to Aleksandr Lukashenko, parties unknown are trying to pressure Belarus from various sides and employ hybrid war tactics. “But we will endure,” the president stressed.
14:11 PresidentUzbekistan president: High turnout and vote result show people's trust in Lukashenko “I am confident that further practical implementation of the agreements at the highest level will expand the bilateral relations with important projects of cooperation in economic sectors and programs of humanitarian exchange,” Shavkat Mirziyoyev said.
14:05 PresidentLukashenko pleased with riot police dedication to protecting Belarus Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “Police and military personnel did a very decent job. They are true patriots. Some fake piece of news says that in some city riot police laid down their shields. Let me clarify that it is an absolute lie. Common and simple folks."
14:01 PoliticsAzerbaijan president congratulates Lukashenko on re-election by telephone Ilham Aliyev congratulated Aleksandr Lukashenko on a convincing victory at the presidential election and extended the best wishes to him. He emphasized that Azerbaijan values friendly relations with the government of brotherly Belarus.
13:47 PresidentLukashenko meets with CIS head “I am grateful that in spite of the situation in the world, especially with the epidemic, you, as a true general, were not afraid to come to Belarus and see the situation, especially in this election period, with your own eyes. I am aware of the assessments of your mission and will be very happy to listen to your feedback and proposals, if there are any, regarding the election campaign. But you have seen that we wanted to turn it into a celebration for people, and they truly responded,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
13:42 PresidentLukashenko on street actions: Response will be adequate Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko commented on the unauthorized street actions that followed the presidential election. The head of state told reporters that the response to illegal actions will be adequate; no one will allow breaking the country into pieces.