Minsk expects to bring positions of Belarus and Russia closer at presidents' meeting
The meeting between Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin scheduled for July 17 will help bring the positions of the sides closer on many issues and determine …
Putin, Lukashenko to hold informal meeting July 17
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko will hold an informal meeting on July 17, and on July 18, they will take part in a plenary session of the Forum of …
Minsk will go to court if Moscow does not compensate lost profits from low-quality oil
Belarus reserves the right to go to court if Russia refuses to compensate for lost profits due to substandard oil, Deputy Prime Minister of Belarus Igor Lyashenko said on Friday.
"We see, obviously, …
Moscow not pressuring Belarus to recognize Crimea as part of Russia — ambassador
The Russian side proceeds from what Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said and does not insist that Belarus recognize Crimea as part of Russia, Russian Ambassador to Belarus Mikhail Babich …
Putin positive on outcome of talks with Lukashenko
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said he is satisfied with the talks with his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko, TASS reported.
"I believe we did a good job," he told reporters after …
Belarus cooperates with Russia on visa-free regime for foreigners entering republic
Belarus’ law enforcement authorities are closely cooperating with the Russian side on the 30-day visa-free entry to the republic for foreign citizens, said head of the Department for Citizenship …
Putin expects new ambassador to Belarus to positively influence bilateral relations
Russian President Vladimir Putin expects that new Russian Ambassador to Belarus Mikhail Babich will positively influence relations between the two countries, as the president said at a meeting with …
Russian, Belarusian presidents to meet in Sochi
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko is heading to Russia on an official visit, the Belarusian leader’s press service reported on Wednesday, TASS informs.
"The program of the visit …
Putin Congratulates Belarusian Leader With Independence Day
Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko with Independence Day and highlighted the countries' improving bilateral ties, the Kremlin said Monday.
Minsk May Receive Russian 800 Bln Dollar Loan
Belarus might receive a loan from Russia, which was agreed during the two states' leaders meeting in April, by the end of this year's first half, Russian Ambassador in Minsk Alexander Surikov told …