Belarus-West relations

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25 - 03.03.2019
Normalization with the West is ongoing despite the negative legacy

Last week, relations with Western states were ambivalent: there was...

18 - 24.02.2019
“Issues in relations with the EU are not chronic”

Relations with the European Union are drifting towards practical...

11 - 17.02.2019
Myasnikovich's visit to Poland may give a boost to Belarusian-European relations

The historical visit of Mikhail Myasnikovich to Poland has evidenced...

04 - 10.02.2019
Lithuania remains the main threat to the normalization with the West

Last week, two events evidenced that Vilnius remained among major...

21 - 27.01.2019
Minsk consistently strengthens business relations with EU states avoiding "sharp corners"

Belarusian diplomats further applied consistent efforts aimed at...

14 - 20.01.2019
Belarus is ready to cooperate with those states which do not impose cooperation terms

Further to Minsk’s last year’s diplomatic efforts, last week, Foreign...

07 - 13.01.2019
Minsk made an important step to exchange ambassadors with the United States

Last week, the Belarusian authorities lifted the restriction on the...

01 - 31.12.2018
Review 2018: inching ahead

The Belarusian authorities further pursued the policy of gradual...

10 - 16.12.2018
‘Big guns’ are out

Given that lingering normalization with the European Union has not...

03 - 09.12.2018
Belarus actively interacts with the West, yet key agreements have not been signed

The past week was full of contacts and events in the western policy...

26 - 02.12.2018
Belarus deepens relations with some EU member states on economic and security matters

The normalization of relations with the European Union and changes in...

19 - 25.11.2018
Minsk started gaining long-awaited benefits from the normalization with the EU

Belarus is finally beginning to receive tangible benefits from the...

12 - 18.11.2018
Belarus-EU: extending cooperation in a small way

In the absence of significant breakthroughs in relations with the EU...

05 - 11.11.2018
Belarus uses formal and informal channels to improve relations with the United States

Less than a week after the US Assistant Secretary of State Wess...

29 - 04.11.2018
Minsk seeks to become a reliable partner for the United States

In foreign policy, major events last week were the meeting of the...

22 - 28.10.2018
Trade turnover and contacts with Western states enhanced

Last week was eventful for the Belarusian western policy. Moreover,...