Elections in Belorussia
‘We’re not going to satisfy swindlers from abroad’: Lukashenko nixes privatization notions
Belarus will not carry out any across-the-board privatization campaigns just to please ‘swindlers’ from overseas, said Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko on Monday, as quoted by the …
Belarus tightens border security
Belarusian border services have tightened border security, spokesman for the country’s State Border Committee, Anton Bychkovsky told TASS on Friday.
"Border security has been tightened, the …
EU should avoid Ukrainian, Venezuelan scenarios in Belarusian context
Russian Permanent Representative to the EU Vladimir Chizhov has advised to the European Union to take into account the experience of Ukraine and Venezuela and avoid the scenarios of these countries in …
US Secretary of State thanked Lithuania for its role in situation around Belarus
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo met with Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius in Washington on Wednesday and expressed his appreciation for Lithuania's role in the situation around …
Lukashenko says Russia decided to issue a $1.5 bln loan to Minsk at his insistence
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko said on Wednesday that Russia's decision to grant a $1.5 billion loan to Belarus was made at his insistence, BelTA agency reports.
"I must tell you that it …
Brussels wants to deprive Minsk of loans, to impose sanctions against Russian citizens
The European Parliament (EP) has drafted a lengthy resolution on the situation in Belarus. The document was published on Wednesday, the vote will be held at a parliamentary session on Thursday. In …
Lukashenko as legitimate president does not need security guarantees
Incumbent Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko does not need security guarantees from the country’s opposition, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Wednesday.
"I don’t …
Tikhanovskaya ready to give Lukashenko ‘security guarantees’ if he steps down ‘peacefully’
Former Belarusian presidential candidate Svetlana Tikhanovskaya has said that the Belarusian opposition is ready to provide "security guarantees" to incumbent head of state Alexander Lukashenko, if he …
Lukashenko’s resignation is just a question of time
Former Belarusian presidential candidate Svetlana Tikhanovskaya claimed that President Alexander Lukashenko’s giving up power was just a question of time.
In her article published by The …
Lukashenko arrives in Sochi for talks with Russian president
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko on Monday arrived in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi where he will hold face-to-face talks with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, the BelTA news agency …