Surikov: We are grateful to Lukashenko for decision to pay first visit after election to Russia

The Russian side is grateful to Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko for his decision to go to Russia as the visit after the presidential election, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Belarus Alexander Surikov said in an interview with the STV channel, BelTA has learned. “We are grateful for this...

Problems remain for independent journalism in Belarus

Despite raised hopes, a full turn toward Europe seems unlikely. Do recent events indicate that Belarus could fully turn...

The Way They Do Reforms In Belarus: Actions, Framework, And Foreign Partners

Before the elections, many publications dealt with the subject of reform in Belarus. The analysis revolved around the...

Lukashenka plans to meet Ilham Aliyev

So, his official website reports that Lukashenko will pay an official visit to Russia on 25-26 November. In...

Lukashenka meets Serbian president Nikolic

There are no problems in Belarus-Serbia relations, which are not getting resolved. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko made the...

Economic recession unlikely to prompt Belarusian authorities to privatisation in 2016

The State Property Committee has published a list of 56 companies and 4 proprietary complexes to be put for privatisation in 2016. There are no economy’s cornerstone enterprises on the list and most companies require financial recovery....

Belarusian president softens anti-corruption prosecution to sing loyalty of nomenclature

Last week, President Lukashenka decided on the early release of Former Deputy Prosecutor General Alexander Arkhipov and appointed him as director of ‘Petrovichi’ agricultural enterprise. Arkhipov was released of his duties and fired from the prosecutor’s office,...

Minsk authorities watch out for alternative negotiators of Russo-Belarusian agenda

The Belarusian authorities have assessed the ‘BeloRussian Dialogue’ conference with the participation of opposition politicians as a message from the Kremlin that it seeks a new strategy for Belarus and partners to implement it. In...
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