Russia, Belarus raise cooperation conditions with the West

Russia, Belarus raise cooperation conditions with the West

President Putin and his counterpart Lukashenko said that Russia and Belarus are ready to cooperate with the West, but on condition that both sides respect each other. During a meeting with President Vladimir Putin in Sochi, Russia, on September 26, …

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Belarus blows against Ukraine

Belarus blows against Ukraine

Belarus exercises and has tough statements with the West, but this is considered a blow for Minsk, because President Lukashenko is unlikely to send troops into Ukraine. This month, the Belarusian Defense Ministry held large-scale military exercises in three regions …

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Putin ‘wasn’t invited to the Queen’s funeral’

Russia may not be invited to the Queen's funeral

British government sources said the leaders of Russia and Belarus were not invited to the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II early next week. Britain will invite about 500 leaders and representatives of countries and territories to London to attend the …

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Russia may not be invited to the Queen’s funeral

Russia may not be invited to the Queen's funeral

A government source said Russia and Belarus were not invited to Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral early next week. Both Russia and Belarus will not be allowed to attend national mourning in London on September 19, due to their involvement in …

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Belarus holds drills to ‘liberate territory’

Belarus holds drills to 'liberate territory'

The Belarusian Defense Ministry announced the start of “territorial liberation” exercises near the border with Poland, the capital Minsk and the northeastern province of Vitebsk. The Belarusian Defense Ministry said today that the drills, expected to last a week, will …

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Three Baltic countries ban Russian citizens from entering

Three Baltic countries ban Russian citizens from entering

Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, three EU member states, agreed to ban Russian citizens from entering Russia and Belarus. Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics announced on September 7 that three Baltic countries including Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia plan to implement a …

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Belarus warns against using nuclear weapons against the West

Belarus warns against using nuclear weapons against the West

President Lukanshenko said that the Belarusian Sukhoi planes have been modified to carry nuclear weapons, ready to respond if the West provokes. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko on August 26 mentioned potential threats from neighboring Poland, criticized the country’s leadership but …

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