16:57 PoliticsBelarus' Foreign Ministry to retaliate against Poland's border restrictions Anatoly Glaz said: “An asymmetric response will definitely follow these steps. We will do our best to take into account interests of ordinary Poles, who are forced to suffer due to voluntarism of their government, and interests of our citizens.”
16:40 PoliticsBelarusian intelligence officers honored with Russian state awards Ivan Tertel noted that the work of the security agencies is not public and therefore he cannot disclose all the information in this regard. However, he noted that the special services of Belarus and Russia keep in close touch.
16:21 SocietyRussia's FSB: CIS is facing unprecedented challenges and threats According to the director of the Federal Security Service, Western countries are trying to destroy trade, economic, cultural and historical ties between the peoples of the CIS.
16:05 In PicturesMore Tibetan antelopes migrate to Hoh Xil nature reserve Every year, tens of thousands of pregnant Tibetan antelopes start their migration to Hoh Xil in around May to give birth and leave with their offspring in late July.
15:53 EconomyFirst vice premier: Belarus and Russia's Nizhny Novgorod Oblast share basic development goals “Nizhny Novgorod Oblast's development ideology fully corresponds to the development ideology of Belarus. The region sets basic goals, which are actually the foundation for the development of both the region and the country,” Nikolai Snopkov said.
15:12 EconomyBelarus takes part in InterFood Astana expo At Kazakhstan's international exhibition “Food, Beverages, Ingredients, Packaging and Equipment for the Food Industry” (InterFood Astana) the exposition of Belarusian manufacturers is presented under the brand name Belarus - The Taste of Nature.
14:48 SocietyBelarus' KGB urges CIS special services to take additional measures amid complicated situation Ivan Tertel said: “We are working hard in all areas. The situation remains extremely complicated. On the whole, we believe that it will get more complicated in the future. This is why our friendly special services need to work out additional joint measures to neutralize the threats that are evolving right now.”
14:22 EconomyRussia's Lipetsk Oblast interested in Belarusian drones, special-purpose equipment Russia's Lipetsk Oblast is interested in Belarusian drones and special-purpose equipment, Governor of Lipetsk Oblast Igor Artamonov told the media.
14:03 PoliticsBelarusian FM to visit Equatorial Guinea on 2-3 June The minister is expected to hold talks with President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Diaspora Simeon Oyono Esono Angue, and representatives of a number of ministries and business circles.
13:49 SocietyTertel: Self-exiled opposition asked Western curators to give $250m for operations against Belarus The self-exiled opposition asked their Western sponsors to provide $250 million for subversive activities against Belarus, Chairman of the State Security Committee (KGB) of Belarus Ivan Tertel told reporters, BelTA has learned.
13:42 PoliticsRussia's FSB sees NATO's hand behind Ukrainian sabotage attacks against Russia, Belarus Alexander Bortnikov noted: “NATO provides reconnaissance and technical support for combat forays of Ukrainian infiltrators and agents against military and civilian installations as well as critical infrastructure in Russia and Belarus.”
13:07 SocietyKGB chief explains reasons for strengthening border controls He recalled that he had previously announced the plans to take additional measures to strengthen the counterintelligence regime in Belarus.
12:37 PresidentLukashenko: Trade between Belarus and Russia's Lipetsk Oblast could hit $0.5bn Bilateral trade over the past year totaled $330 million. "The figure is not bad, but half a billion is better," Aleksandr Lukashenko stressed.
12:28 PresidentLukashenko opines on situation inside and around CIS The CIS countries need to stick together, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with participants of the 52nd meeting of the CIS Council of Heads of Security Agencies and Special Services in Minsk on 1 June, BelTA has learned.
11:47 EconomyGrodno Oblast, Russia's Tomsk Oblast to sign cooperation agreements A Grodno Oblast delegation headed by Governor Vladimir Karanik is visiting Tomsk Oblast of the Russian Federation, BelTA learned from the press service of the Grodno Oblast Executive Committee.