Belarus Belta

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 11:57:56 +0300
Lukashenko: Grodno Oblast is rightly considered one of Belarus' best regions
"Even in Soviet times, Grodno Oblast was rightly considered one of the best regions of the huge Soviet Union. Our region has always been seen as an example," the president said opening the meeting.

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 11:53:08 +0300
Proposal to include provisions on national identity to preamble of Belarus' constitution
A proposal has been put forward to supplement the preamble of the Constitution with provisions on the preservation of national identity and sovereignty, Chairman of the Constitutional Commission, Chairman of the Constitutional Court of Belarus Piotr ...

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 11:43:02 +0300
Lukashenko inspects local farm machinery, bakery in Svisloch District
As it turned out, the farm machinery in Svisloch District was unattended, the buildings were not used on purpose, were cluttered or empty. The president instructed local authorities to sort things out on this 26-hectare territory as soon as possible,...

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 11:21:25 +0300
Lukashenko pledges support to Kronospan in building furniture factory
The president also promised to support other investment projects of the company.

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 10:50:38 +0300
Shved: Belarus extradition requests for opposition figures left unanswered by EU
Belarus has not yet received official responses from the EU countries to its requests for extradition of opposition figures Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, Valery Tsepkalo and Pavel Latushko, Belarus Prosecutor General Andrei Shved said answering journalists...

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 10:28:44 +0300
Lukashenko orders to ban export of seeds of rapeseed from Belarus
The president was told that rapeseed oil production is a highly profitable business. However, manufacturers complain of a number of issues related to pricing.

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 09:43:45 +0300
Lukashenko describes sanctions against Belarus as West's impotence
During the visit to Svisloch District the head of state heard out a report on the social and economic development of the region. “What gross regional product will we have at the end of the year after these crazy sanctions? We have been preparing fo...

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 09:35:40 +0300
Belarus' diplomat: Sanctions cause new dividing lines in Europe
The head of the Belarusian delegation emphasized that sanctions only lead to new dividing lines in Europe, which contradicts the fundamental goals of the CEI.

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 09:00:35 +0300
Lukashenko sends national day greetings to Malta
This year marks the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations. “Shared views allowed us to effectively support each other at international platforms, jointly promote initiatives on the most important issues of our time for a quarter of a century,”...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 19:57:00 +0300
FIBA Women's EuroBasket 2021 quarterfinal: Belarus v Sweden
The FIBA Women's EuroBasket 2021 quarterfinal: Belarus v Sweden

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 18:59:59 +0300
Introduction of European sanctions against Belarus on eve of 22 June described as dishonorable
The official said: “On these days when the entire world recalls how Hitler's Germany launched an assault against the Soviet Union from western borders of Belarus 80 years ago, one cannot but draw rather obvious and tragic parallels."

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 18:48:21 +0300
$250-300m worth of Belarusian military products exported to Russia every year
The official went on saying: “We are open to cooperation. Besides, within the framework of MILEX 2021 the Belarusian Defense Ministry intends to sign contracts on selling products.”

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 18:27:57 +0300
Russia, Belarus to build up resilience to sanctions together
The official said: “The Russian Federation is dedicated to allied relations with the brotherly country of Belarus. We will continue coordinating our efforts for the sake of bolstering state sovereignty, ensuring national security of our countries o...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 17:50:00 +0300
Belarus' NOC: 30 years. The stories of our victories! photo exhibition in Victory Square
The exhibition features photos of Belarusian champions and medalists of the Olympic Games.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 17:49:28 +0300
Belarus discusses military cooperation with Pakistan, Kazakhstan
The parties discussed the main avenues of cooperation in the military field and the defense industry.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 17:11:52 +0300
Belarus' sport delegation for Tokyo 2020 approved
The Executive Committee of the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Belarus approved the list of members of the sport delegation for the 32nd Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 16:39:17 +0300
Belarusian armored personnel carrier presented at MILEX 2021
Prime Minister of Belarus Roman Golovchenko said: “An armored personnel carrier is one of the means of mobility for ground troops. Until today we've been either upgrading the armored personnel carriers BTR-70 that we'd inherited from the Soviet Uni...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 16:10:59 +0300
Khrenin: UN, OSCE are in thrall to donor states
"The UN, the OSCE and other organizations are now in thrall to donor states and are actually forced to take their politicized agenda on board. In such a situation, small nation states can hardly rely on these organizations' support in preserving thei...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:58:40 +0300
Belarusian defense minister accuses Poland, Baltic states, Ukraine of selling their sovereignty
The official said: “During the previous Moscow conference we expressed our opinion about underlying reasons for the concept of Europe with different speeds, about the formation of the Germany-France vector and the UK-USA vector of European politics...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:29:26 +0300
Belarusian defense minister concerned about ongoing worldwide proxy war
We are living in a new era of worldwide proxy warfare, with its beneficiaries trying to stay in the shadows, Belarusian Defense Minister Viktor Khrenin said as he spoke at the plenary session of the 9th Moscow Conference on International Security.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:14:58 +0300
Belarus seeks to boost exports to Pakistan's Sindh province
Belarus is determined to increase its presence on the market of the Pakistani province of Sindh. This matter was in focus of the visit of Ambassador of Belarus to Pakistan Andrei Metelitsa to Karachi, the capital of the province and Pakistan's tradin...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:07:47 +0300
Share of Belarusian products in Belarusian army's arsenal past 30%
The official said: “An army that does not grow and does not get new hardware is doomed to fail. Over 30% of the weapons and military hardware in the Armed Forces is of Belarusian make. We follow this path. We grow, get better, and interact with Bel...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:54:27 +0300
Belarus described as bridgehead for battle for Russia's riches
“We understand that the Republic of Belarus, just like any other country, is only a bargaining chip in the big game for a great reset. Belarus is a bridgehead for the battle for Russia's wealth,” Viktor Khrenin said. “And they will not leave us...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:42:06 +0300
Khrenin: COVID-19 pandemic is contributing to controlled chaos in the world
Taking part in the 9th Moscow Conference on International Security (MCIS 2021) are defense ministers, chiefs of general staffs, delegations of defense ministries from 109 countries as well as representatives of international organizations.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:21:58 +0300
Belarus to build up military force with Russia, advance integration with CSTO, EAEU
The official said: “In a bid to ensure regional security we will continue developing the modern Belarusian-Russian regional military force. Together with our Russian colleagues we intend to soon finish setting up joint centers for training the troo...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:18:24 +0300
PM: Belarus is ready to replace imported spare parts for military hardware, weapons
Belarus is ready to replace imported spare parts for military hardware and weapons, Belarus' Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko told the media as he took part in the international defense technology expo MILEX 2021.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:04:21 +0300
Belarus' defense minister: IT, social media became a new weapon
Information technology and social media have become a new weapon, Belarus' Defense Minister Viktor Khrenin said at a plenary session of the 9th Moscow Conference on International Security on 23 June.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:41:30 +0300
EEC Board to consider digital solutions in cargo and passenger transportation
The agenda of a meeting of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission on 25 June will feature 25 items, Iya Malkina, Aide to the Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC), said on her Facebook account.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:21:27 +0300
Belarusian defense minister concerned about possible strike weapon deployment in outer space
Viktor Khrenin said: “Globalists and their transnational corporations are no longer satisfied with the planet Earth: fight for the outer space is already in progress. One can predict disastrous consequences of the American concept of outer space pr...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:06:18 +0300
Mezentsev: Belarus and Russia are open to dialogue, will resist pressure
Belarus and Russia are open to dialogue, but will resist pressure, State Secretary of the Union State of Belarus and Russia Dmitry Mezentsev said during a ceremony to open the international defense technology expo MILEX 2021.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:52:06 +0300
Belarus yet to complete negotiations on WTO accession with five parties
Belarus is yet to complete the negotiations on the accession to the World Trade Organization with the EU, the United States, Canada, Ukraine and New Zealand, Vladimir Serpikov said.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:40:54 +0300
Ongoing hybrid war focused on Belarusian economy, defense minister says
According to Viktor Khrenin, hybrid warfare tools are used against Belarus. “The key assault is focused on economy and on everything that generates money,” he said. “Fight for control over financial flows is in progress. Economic sanctions, pro...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:37:36 +0300
Defense industry expo to be instituted in CSTO
“I think that as part of the business program of the expo we will have an opportunity to discuss many issues connected with the integration of the defense industry complexes, including of the member states of our organization,” Stanislav Zas said...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:30:09 +0300
Irrefutable evidence of U.S. government's involvement in attempt on Lukashenko's life found
The defense minister said: “The absence of a system of checks and balances has resulted in powers that be feeling they can act with impunity. They are not afraid of crossing traditional red lines. Such a phenomenon can be described as international...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:28:05 +0300
Putin: Russia remembers about its responsibility for security in neighboring countries
“Russia never forgets about responsibility for security and prosperity of the neighboring countries, with which we have strong historical, cultural and human bonds,” Vladimir Putin said.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:16:56 +0300
Belarus reports 802 new COVID-19 cases, 805 recoveries
All in all, Belarus performed 6,686,521 tests, including 19,176 tests in the past 24 hours.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:37:18 +0300
MILEX described as serious international defense industry expo
“MILEX has developed the reputation of a serious international defense industry expo and has become a recognizable expo brand not only in the Eastern European region but also in the world,” Dmitry Pantus said.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:24:24 +0300
Belarusian PM: MILEX is a well-recognized brand
This event has gone from a small exhibition pavilion to a large-scale forum. Today MILEX is a well-recognized brand, embodying the intellect, quality and innovation of the Belarusian defense-industrial complex, Roman Golovchenko said.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:16:06 +0300
BelNPP first unit generates 27m kWh of electricity a day
The daily output of electricity produced by the BelNPP first unit is higher than the daily production of the four power systems of Mogilev, Minsk, Gomel and Grodno combined.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:01:15 +0300
MILEX 2021 opens in Minsk
MILEX 2021 is featuring over 300 samples of cutting-edge weapons, military hardware, and special hardware of Belarusian make alone. As many as 177 of them are showcased for the first time. Eighty-eight products are upgraded ones.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:57:56 +0300
Lukashenko wishes happy birthday to Armenia president
“Your many-year selfless work in various fields – from science and economy to diplomacy and politics – has always been an example of sincere service to your country and its people,” the head of state stressed.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:20:28 +0300
Lukashenko: Belarus remains open for cooperation, dialogue with Luxembourg
“I hope that the efforts of our countries in the fight against the spread of the coronavirus infection will contribute to a more dynamic recovery of national economies and international cooperation,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:10:16 +0300
Sabalenka wins Eastbourne opener
Belarus' world number 4 Aryna Sabalenka eased past world number 71 Bernarda Pera of the United States 6-3, 6-4 into the second round of the Eastbourne International.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:08:39 +0300
Lukashenko: Collective West is still dreaming of ‘Drang nach Osten'
“We see it perfectly clear. The collective West keeps dreaming of a new ‘Drang nach Osten', world domination and capturing the rich resources east of Belarus,” said Aleksandr Lukashenko.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:37:58 +0300
Lukashenko: Belarus will do everything for peace in the region
Belarus will do everything for peace in the region, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a ceremony in the Brest Fortress on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Great Patriotic War on 22 June.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:18:27 +0300
Lukashenko slams EU sanctions against Belarus
“80 years have passed and what? A new hot war. Look: isn't is symbolic? Yesterday they imposed economic sanctions against our people and businesses. On 22 June, at night. Indeed, they did not learn anything from their past," Aleksandr Lukashenko s...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:18:08 +0300
Lukashenko: Europe is trying to destroy Belarus, expects it to protect geopolitical interests
"You are strangling us, systematically and collectively, ruining us, trying to kill our economy and expect us to spend hundreds of millions of US dollars, as before, to protect your geopolitical interests? Only insane people would think that and expe...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:07:41 +0300
Lukashenko: Belarus will remain a sovereign, independent state
The president suggested taking a look at any color revolution, which has been organized in recent decades: they have done everything to explode society from the inside.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:06:24 +0300
Lukashenko: Hybrid warfare launched against Belarus
Over the past year, Belarusians have been subjected to the most advanced technologies of hybrid warfare, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:04:31 +0300
Lukashenko: Nazi blitzkrieg failed at Brest Fortress in first hours of war
The Nazi blitzkrieg failed literally at the walls of the Brest Fortress in the first hours of the Great Patriotic War, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:02:41 +0300
Lukashenko: We will not give away our native land and sovereignty
“Today we glorify the feat of our people, honor veterans and mourn the dead, bow our heads to the heroes and innocent victims of war. Remember: this memory is sacred and immutable, and as long as we have it, we will live, live with dignity, not on ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:02:24 +0300
Lukashenko: 22 June is a day of remembrance and mourning that divided life into before and after
For all Belarusians 22 June 1941 is a day of remembrance and mourning, a date that divided the life of people into before and after. That summer Sunday morning became the terrible dividing line between peace and war, between light and darkness, life ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:00:42 +0300
Lukashenko lays wreath at Eternal Flame in Brest Fortress
The head of state laid a wreath at the Eternal Flame on Ceremonial Square of the Brest Fortress.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 19:57:45 +0300
Plans to develop CIS geospatial data infrastructure portal
Participants of the session discussed matters concerning priority digital transformation projects, approaches to creating the national geospatial data infrastructure and a joint information resource about land and real estate.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 19:56:00 +0300
Heatwave in Vitebsk
A heatwave has swept Vitebsk forcing its residents to seek refuge in the nearby lakes.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 19:19:08 +0300
Opinion: Belarusians will survive sanctions but the country's oppression will be part of history
Mikhail Orda said: “Today it is understandable already that for those, who call for and enforce economic sanctions, we, Belarusians, are not people. We are only pawns for them. For the sake of their ambitions they are ready to sacrifice millions of...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 18:40:16 +0300
Ilya Ivashka into Eastbourne round two
Belarus' world number 87 Ilya Ivashka defeated world number 1133 Alastair Gray of the UK 6-2, 7-6 (7-5) to progress into the Eastbourne International round two.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 18:32:52 +0300
Belarusian Athletes' Rules of Life project to kick off on 23 June
The project will feature a series of videos and a book. The storyline of each film is based on a interview with an outstanding Belarusian athlete of both Soviet and sovereign periods.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 18:14:02 +0300
Gerasimov victorious in Eastbourne International opener
Belarus' world number 72 Egor Gerasimov reached the Eastbourne International second round triumphing over world number 83rd Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France, 6-3, 6-4 in an hour and 14 minutes.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 17:53:06 +0300
Prime minister: We should always remember the courage of the people during the Great Patriotic War
Roman Golovchenko said: “I think on the day of the 80th anniversary of the start of the Great Patriotic War all the citizens of our country feel the same. They feel sorrow and recall those who fell on battlefields and those who perished in concentr...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 17:41:02 +0300
Belarus gearing up for FIBA Women's EuroBasket 2021 quarterfinal
At the group stage Belarus routed Sweden 78-54.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 17:37:52 +0300
Belarus defeat Norway in FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup qualification
In Group C Belarus routed Norway 9-2. On 21 June Belarus took a solid win over Poland, 8-2. Two victories secured a playoff spot for the team.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 17:06:36 +0300
Nominees for Union State Literature and Art Award announced
A council of 17 experts is set up to select nominees. It comprises artists, representatives of creative unions, government bodies.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 16:53:00 +0300
A bird's-eye view of Minsk
A bird's-eye view of Minsk

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 16:51:35 +0300
Belarus' PM promises retaliation to sanctions
We are choosing the most appropriate response from a set of tools which we have developed and about which we signaled to our partners. I think it will not be long when we make these decisions, Roman Golovchenko said.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 16:29:01 +0300
Commemorative meeting held in Trostenets memorial complex
About a thousand Minsk residents, including the city officials, representatives of law enforcement agencies, trade unions, political parties, public and youth organizations, gathered on the site of the former death camp Trostenets, the fourth larges...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 16:15:34 +0300
Belarusian-Chinese relations discussed in Minsk
Belarus' Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikolai Borisevich met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of China to Belarus Xie Xiaoyong.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 16:07:55 +0300
CSTO, OSCE encouraged to step up efforts to overcome complex security threats
Stanislav Zas remarked that the advancement of constructive relations with the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe occupies a prominent spot in the foreign policy agenda of the Collective Security Treaty Organization.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 16:02:29 +0300
Azarenka moves to Bad Homburg Open last 16
Belarus' world number 14 Victoria Azarenka, former world number one, defeated fellow Belarusian Yuliya Hatouka, ranked 271, 7-5, 6-0 in the first round of Bad Homburg Open.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 15:46:43 +0300
Video format for forum of regions of Belarus and Russia under consideration due to COVID-19 concerns
According to the source, the possibility of switching the Forum of Regions of Belarus and Russia to videoconferences instead of face-to-face meetings is under consideration due to the deteriorated epidemic situation.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 15:26:54 +0300
Kochanova: Our mission is to pass truth about the war to descendants
“For me, this date is always mournful, as for any normal person who remembers the horrible tragedy that happened many years ago. It is impossible to forget it. A war is the most terrible thing that can ever happen,” Natalya Kochanova said.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 15:21:35 +0300
Vasilevski, Erlich win in Mallorca Open round one
In the round of Last 18 the Belarusian-Israeli tandem saw off the Spanish duo of Marc Lopez and Jaume Munar 6-2, 6-2.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 14:43:31 +0300
Opinion: Reenactment of Brest Fortress defense evokes overwhelming emotions
Watching the reenactment of the Brest Fortress defense is a very emotional and overwhelming experience, Chairman of the CIS Executive Committee, CIS Executive Secretary Sergei Lebedev said at the meeting hosted by the Brest Oblast Executive Committee...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 14:20:14 +0300
Belarusian senator: The idea of isolating a country in the center of Europe looks absurd
The senator reminded that the Belarusian opposition lobbies such sanctions as an embargo on exporting Belarusian goods to the European Union and a prohibition against new investments from European countries into the Belarusian economy.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 14:08:08 +0300
Belarus reports 398 new COVID-19 cases, 215 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 411,551 cases. A total of 404,240 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 13:49:16 +0300
Putin: The entire system of European security has degraded
“The entire system of European security has now degraded significantly. Tensions are rising and the risks of a new arms race are becoming real. We are missing out on the tremendous opportunities that cooperation offers," Vladimir Putin said.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 12:59:24 +0300
Ivan Tsikhan qualifies for Tokyo Olympics
The head of the Belarusian Athletics Federation won gold at the Ukrainian Throwing Cup.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 12:41:22 +0300
Andreichenko: Unity and cohesion were key to Victory
A solemn ceremony to unveil new memorial plaques and to commemorate the deputies of the BSSR Supreme Council of the first convocation, who died or went missing during the Great Patriotic War, was held in the lobby of the Oval Hall of the Government H...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 12:21:51 +0300
Rosselkhoznadzor lifts import restrictions on Belarus' major dairy producer
This decision was made following the instructions given by Prime Ministers of Belarus and Russia Roman Golovchenko and Mikhail Mishustin to the relevant ministries and government agencies.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 12:21:18 +0300
Putin: Soviet soldiers came to Germany not to take revenge but with a mission of liberation
Despite attempts to rewrite the pages of the past that are being made today, the truth is that Soviet soldiers came to Germany not to take revenge on the Germans, but with a noble and great mission of liberation, Russian President Vladimir Putin said...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 12:05:37 +0300
Crimes like genocide of Belarusians by the Nazis should never repeat

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 11:53:03 +0300
Opinion: Crimes like genocide of Belarusians by Nazis should never repeat
Crimes similar to the genocide of Belarusian people and the elimination of representatives of certain ethnic and social groups by the Nazis should not happen again, Igor Gedich, a member of the Council of the Republic, Director of the Grodno Regional...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 11:48:06 +0300
MFA: China resolutely condemns unilateral sanctions against Belarus
China strongly opposes another package of unilateral EU sanctions against Belarus, spokesperson for the Chinese Foreign Ministry Zhao Lijian told a regular briefing on Tuesday.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 10:50:07 +0300
Over 970 trucks queuing at Belarus' border with EU
Over 970 haulers are queuing in Belarus to cross the border with the European Union as of 10.00 on 22 June, BelTA learned from the website of the State Border Committee.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 10:39:30 +0300
Belarus' Constitutional Commission to convene on 24 June
The commission will consider amendments to the preamble of the Constitution of the Republic of Belarus and the constitutional provisions on the foundations of the constitutional order.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 10:07:25 +0300
Ambassador: Moscow will support Minsk amidst EU's sanctions
“We are allies. Allies do not betray each other. More than that, we are two fraternal Slavic peoples,” Yevgeny Lukyanov noted.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 09:55:58 +0300
Opinion: West is trying to evade responsibility for genocide of Belarusians
The collective West is obviously trying to evade responsibility for unleashing the genocide of Belarusian people, Oleg Dyachenko, a member of the Council of the Republic, Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs of Kuleshov Mogilev State University.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 09:44:52 +0300
Brest Fortress memorial event draws thousands at dawn
The commemorative meeting on Ceremonial Square began as usual - at 3.30 in the morning, half an hour before the roar of shells broke the pre-dawn silence in the city on 22 June 1941.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 09:00:52 +0300
BelTA celebrates heroism of border guards with new project
BelTA, the State Border Committee and the Brest Hero-Fortress Memorial Complex have launched a joint project titled “Bordering the impossible” timed to the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Great Patriotic War.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 05:05:00 +0300
Re-enactment of Brest Fortress defense
The military-historical re-enactment “22 June. The Brest Fortress" dedicated to the Day of the National Remembrance of the Victims of the Great Patriotic War and the 80th anniversary of the heroic defense of the Brest Fortress was held in the Brest...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 03:30:00 +0300
Today marks 80th anniversary of beginning of Great Patriotic War
On this day Belarusians lay flowers to memorial places, military graves, hold commemorative rallies, meetings with war veterans, and conduct large-scale historical re-enactments. Traditionally, the legendary Brest Fortress is the center of commemorat...

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 21:40:00 +0300
Belarusian farmers busy harvesting fodder crops
Farmers of Zhlobin District are busy harvesting fodder crops.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 21:22:00 +0300
Combat Unit event in Brest Fortress
Every year on 21 June at 19.00 the Institute of Border Service holds the patriotic event "Combat Unit" at the Terespol Gate of the Brest hero fortress memorial complex.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 20:00:59 +0300
Belarus, Russia's Kalmykia discuss prospects of trade, economic cooperation
The session took place as part of a three-day visit of Kalmykia's delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister Naran Kyukeyev. Representatives of ministries and government agencies of the two republics also took part in it.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 19:36:36 +0300
Belarusian Horizont to export batch of smart TV sets to Mongolia
In 2020 Horizont's export increased, including export to non-CIS states. In particular, export to India rose by 4.4 times while export to Vietnam rose by 2.2 times. In H1 2021 Horizont's merchandise export growth rate increased by more than 1.5 times...

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 19:17:13 +0300
Eurasian Economic Commission officials honor memory of Brest Fortress defenders
Mikhail Myasnikovich said: “The heroic defense of the Brest Fortress is the greatest example of service to the Motherland, of an exceptional self-sacrifice for the sake of saving the Fatherland."

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 19:07:00 +0300
Mutual trade inside Eurasian Economic Union 1.3 times up in January-April
According to Mikhail Myasnikovich, economic growth in the Eurasian Economic Union member states is picking up the pace after the pandemic. Mutual trade between the Eurasian Economic Union member states totaled $21 billion in January-April 2021, 1.3 t...

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 18:39:34 +0300
Branches of Belarusian economy ready to respond to various sanction scenarios
The Economy Ministry has not registered a substantial impact of the sanctions on the economic situation in the country. The Belarusian economy demonstrated growth in January-May 2021.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 18:22:38 +0300
Lebedev: Memory of Victory in the Great Patriotic War unites peoples of CIS
- The memory of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War unites the peoples of the Commonwealth of Independent States, Chairman of the CIS Executive Committee - Executive Secretary Sergei Lebedev said during a visit to the Brest Hero Fortress memorial ...

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 17:58:13 +0300
Belarus reach FIBA Women's EuroBasket 2021 playoff
Belarus comfortably sailed past Sweden 78-54 to reach the quarterfinals as the Group A winners. Alexandria Bentley had 20 points and 5 assists, while Maryia Papova contributed 17 points.