Artificially aggravating the situation around the results of the presidential elections in Belarus is contrary to international law, and attempts to interfere in the affairs of the republic from outside are considered inadmissible. This is stated in the statement of the Council of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State of Belarus and Russia
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko commented on the arrival of Russian journalists at Belteleradiocompany, BelTA informs
The situation in Belarus was discussed on Friday at a meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin with permanent members of the Russian Security Council
The Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry held online negotiations between representatives of the business circles of Belarus and the Altai Territory of Russia on the participation of Belarusian companies in construction and installation works at Russian energy facilities
The withdrawal of Belarus from integration associations will negatively affect not only the work of enterprises, but also the banking system. This opinion was shared by the analyst of the Belarusian Institute for Strategic Studies (BISI) Alexey Avdonin
BelTA reports with reference to Vigen Marukhyan, head of the nuclear safety regulation department of the Department of Nuclear and Radiation Safety of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, nuclear fuel has been loaded at the first power unit of the Belarusian NPP, the physical start-up operations continue
On the Russian side, the counterproductiveness of exerting any pressure on the leadership of the sovereign Belarusian state and outside interference in the internal processes taking place there was emphasized. This was reported by the Kremlin press service following a telephone conversation between Vladimir Putin and Charles Michel, President of the European Council.
Nobody questions the sovereignty of Belarus, this topic is not even discussed between the Belarusian and Russian leadership. This was stated by Prime Minister of Belarus Roman Golovchenko in the program "Markov. Nothing Personal" on the ONT TV channel, BelTA informs.
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko today at a meeting of the Security Council with the participation of regional leaders via video link once again reaffirmed his position on the illegality of the creation of various alternative bodies in the country aimed at seizing power. BelTA informs
Dmitry Peskov denied reports about the movement of Russian military equipment towards the border with Belarus, spread on social networks
Valery Belsky, Assistant to the President of Belarus for the Financial and Credit System, said that the withdrawal of Belarus from the Union State would lead to a loss of positions in the Russian market, as well as to an immediate transition to world prices for oil and gas
As reported by the Kremlin press service, on Tuesday the President of Russia had a telephone conversation with President of France Emmanuel Macron
On August 18, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus Vladimir Makei received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Belarus Dmitry Mezentsev, the press service of the Belarusian Foreign Ministry reported
Minsk hosted a meeting of the Head of the Headquarters of the CIS Observer Mission in the elections of the President of the Republic of Belarus Viktor Guminsky with the Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Barsukov, the press service of the CIS Executive Committee reported
The press secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the Kremlin did not know that the President of Belarus had suffered the coronavirus on his feet. Reported by TASS
Russian President Vladimir Putin held a videoconference meeting on the sanitary and epidemiological situation in the country and the readiness of the healthcare system for the autumn-winter period
Representatives of the Standing Committee of the Union State will become observers at the presidential elections in Belarus. This was announced by the State Secretary of the Union State Grigory Rapota
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko visits military unit 3214 of the Interior Ministry troops, which is based in Uruchye in Minsk.
Today the press secretary of the President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Peskov said that Russia will not interfere in the elections in Belarus, as well as give an assessment of the pre-election campaign. Reported by TASS
The Ministry of Transport and Communications of Belarus is awaiting a response from the Federal Air Transport Agency regarding the resumption of air communication between Belarus and Russia, the press service of the Ministry of Transport reported