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Security issues

Coronavirus has affected CSTO operations

November 16 – November 22

Crisis of confidence within the CSTO

November 9 – November 15

Belarusian military industry is going through hard times

November 2 – November 8

Lukashenka is looking for a cheap option to strengthen repression and intimidate the protest

October 26 – November 1

Political persecution is becoming the primary function of the prosecutor’s office

October 19 – October 25

Russia’s security guarantees appear to be unreliable

October 12 – October 18

The diplomatic war between Minsk and the West will undermine regional security cooperation

October 5 – October 11

Minsk clings to National Missile Programme

September 28 – October 4

Minsk and Moscow “extend” “Slavic Brotherhood-2020”

September 21 – September 27

Minsk attempts to resume regional security dialogue

September 14 – September 20

The regime marshals its supporters

September 7 – September 13

Minsk attempts to thwart a ‘deal on Belarus’ between the Kremlin and the West

August 31 – September 6

Compulsory military service as a penalty for student protests

August 24 – August 30

Minsk whips up conspiracies, claiming a threat from the West

August 17 – August 23

The regime moves its focus to the consolidation of its position

August 10 – August 16

Lukashenka’s statements discredit Belarusian law enforcement agencies

August 3 – August 9

Belarusian-Russian security cooperation likely to be put on hold

July 27 – August 2

Tanks on the streets as an element of psychological pressure

July 20 – July 26

Authorities have engaged the army in the pre-election politics

July 13 – July 19

Arms modernization will remain a priority

July 6 – July 12

COVID-19 has affected Belarus’ national security

June 29 – July 5

Belarus aims to produce needed weapons domestically

June 22 – June 28

Lukashenka’s new challenge: the situation at the Belarusian-Russian border becomes complicated

June 15 – June 21

The Belarusian army suffers new reputational losses

June 8 – June 14

New Goskomvoenprom head is unlikely to pursue fundamental alterations in the military industry’s operations

June 1 – June 7

The Belarusian authorities are gradually whipping up a spiral of repressions

May 25 – May 31

Building Belarus’ defense capacity is at odds with Russia’s interests

May 18 – May 24

Beijing has renewed its interest in Minsk and the latter must make a good bargain

May 11 – May 17

The Belarusian authorities are forced to take non-critical issues off the table before the elections

May 4 – May 10

The military parade on May 9 has become a political issue

April 27 – May 3

Common law enforcers lack personal protective equipment

April 20 – April 26

The state material reserves require a revision amid the COVID-19 epidemic

April 13 – April 19

Military conscription faces new challenges amid the COVID-19 spread

April 6 – April 12

The assurance of national security spending raises doubts

March 30 – April 5

Belarus tightens legislation on subversive activity

March 23 – March 29

Belarus’ commitment to the “good neighborhood” policy is a challenge

March 16 – March 22

The likelihood of political repression has grown in Belarus

March 9 – March 15