15:05 SocietyKochanova: Belarus and Russia get stronger, find new ways for development “One of the key components in the development of Belarusian-Russian relations is interaction at the regional level,” said Natalya Kochanova.
14:53 PoliticsMakei: Belarus, Russia have something to pass down to future generations Belarus and Russia have something to pass down future generations, Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei said as he met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
14:32 SocietyKochanova: Belarus-Russia relations have reached an unprecedented level The basic condition for the successful implementation of joint projects in economy, including import substitution and gradual increase in industrial cooperation, social, humanitarian and other sectors, is the harmonization and unification of the legislations of Belarus and Russia, the speaker said.
14:15 PoliticsLavrov, Makei hold talks in Minsk The talks began with a welcome ceremony for the Russian foreign minister. Vladimir Makei and Sergey Lavrov are set to discuss the bilateral agenda one-on-one and then they will be joined by other members of delegations.
14:15 PoliticsAndreichenko: Belarus is ready for cooperation based on mutual respect Belarus remains committed to cooperation on the principles of mutually respectful dialogue, Chairman of the House of Representatives Vladimir Andreichenko said at the final meeting of the 8th session of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of the seventh convocation.
14:04 PoliticsRussia, Belarus to insist on respect for their legitimate security interests Sergey Lavrov stressed: “Russia and Belarus will firmly insist on getting their legitimate security interests respected in an age when NATO continues acting rather aggressively. We are always in favor of a dialogue. We are always in favor of decisions that ensure equality and balance of interests.”
14:00 SocietyThe world of comfort – from ‘Chicago' to ‘Yerevan'! New tenants' impressions of Minsk World It is a big day in the Minsk World multifunctional complex again! The prestigious 19-storey new house Yerevan in the Eurasia quarter has opened its doors for residents.
13:43 PoliticsLavrov: Russia is ready for dialogue with the West Russia is ready for dialogue with the West, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told the media after his meeting with Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko in Minsk on 30 June.
13:00 PresidentLukashenko: Europe does not need nationalism Europe, in particular Germany, does not need nationalism that will grow into fascism, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov in Minsk, BelTA has learned.
12:49 PresidentLukashenko concerned about Western ‘nuclear' training flights Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “It was not staged. Including nuclear weapons and the rest. We've made another half-step. They are flying and training after all. Why are they training? Why are they carrying nuclear drill rounds? In order to load a nuclear bomb into an aircraft and drop it where necessary tomorrow."
12:41 EconomyBelarus-Russia trade at $14bn in Q1 In Q1 Belarus-Russia trade approached $14 billion, Chairwoman of the Standing Commission on Economy, Budget and Finance of the Council of the Republic, a member of the Constitutional Commission Tatiana Runets told reporters.
12:19 PresidentLukashenko angered by Lithuania's attempts to stop freight transit to Russia's Kaliningrad Oblast Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “They have already declared an economic war. What does transit closure mean? And everyone is shouting about some Suwalki corridor. Listen, you and I don't talk about it but they shout about it. What are they hinting at?”
12:10 PoliticsLavrov: Europe is starting to realize that security without Russia, Belarus is impossible “We can see more and more sober-minded people there who are starting to think about the future. They are thinking: ‘When this situation is over, what will be next?' They are starting to talk about the need for pan-European cooperation,” Sergey Lavrov said.
11:53 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus and Russia can build such an architecture of relations that others will envy Belarus and Russia can build such an architecture of relations others will envy, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.