Belarus-Russia relations

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19 - 25.07.2021
Dependence on Russia is growing

The primary beneficiary of the deterioration in relations between...

05 - 11.07.2021
The Kremlin and Minsk, mired in a web of potential conflicts

Despite fraternal rhetoric, the Belarusian and Russian regimes are...

28 - 04.07.2021
Minsk-Kremlin: no recessions, no breakthroughs

The next tranche of Western sanctions against the Lukashenka regime...

21 - 27.06.2021
Russia flexes some muscles but mainly adopts a wait-and-see attitude

Reacting to EU sanctions against Belarus, Russian officials made...

14 - 20.06.2021
Belarus and Russia: united against a common threat

The recent meetings between Makei and Lavrov, the visit of the...

07 - 13.06.2021
Belarus-Russia: fewer options means higher costs

While Russia aligns with and promises support for Minsk's military...

07 - 13.06.2021
Belarus-Russia: fewer options means higher costs

While Russia aligns with and promises support for Minsk's military...

31 - 06.06.2021
Russian influence in Belarus continues to grow

Cooperation between Belarusian and Russian institutions continues to...

24 - 30.05.2021
Lukashenka meets Putin, Halouchanka meets Mishustin. Russian aid is meagre

Following top-level leadership meetings, by the end of June, Belarus...

17 - 23.05.2021
Lukashenka expects conflict with Putin

The Kremlin remains unmoved by Minsk's traditional arguments...

10 - 16.05.2021
Problems are multiplying from the direction of Russia

Lukashenka and his ruling clique are preparing for a meeting with...

03 - 09.05.2021
Lukashenko signs a decree, as Putin recalls “The Soviet people stood alone”

On May 9, Lukashenka signed a decree providing for a state of war or...

26 - 02.05.2021
Moscow continues to exploit the weakness and self-confidence of Minsk

Last week, anonymous sources associated with the Russian oil industry...

19 - 25.04.2021
Russia can get guarantees without an SMS or a QR Code

Lukashenka announced a decree proclaiming that in the case of a...

12 - 18.04.2021
The FSB is involved in ensuring Belarus’ internal state security

The arrest of Aliaksandar Feduta and Juras Ziankovich in Moscow...

05 - 11.04.2021
Belarus and Russia make no exceptions for each other where repressive laws are concerned

Last week, Belarus and Russia were preparing to open regular inter-...