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
Production of a vaccine against coronavirus developed by the National Research Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology (NITsEM) named after V. Gamaleya of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, began in Russia. This is reported by TASS with reference to the press service of the Ministry of Health
Head of the International Ice Hockey Federation Rene Fasel denied rumors about the transfer of the 2021 World Cup from Minsk to another city, TASS reports, BelTA informs.
From 17 to 20 August in the Astrakhan region at the Kapustin Yar training ground, a special CSTO exercise "Echelon-2020" will be held. This was reported at the joint exercise center, BelTA informs.
The World Health Organization (WHO) welcomes all advances in research and development of a vaccine against coronavirus infection. This is stated in the message of the organization received by RBC
Participants of the Tank Biathlon competition will leave from the Machulishchi airfield for the Russian Alabino today. Crews will perform on T-72B3 tanks. BelTA learned this from the press service of the Ministry of Defense
From August 17, Kazakhstan plans to resume international flights with 7 countries, including Belarus and Russia. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development of Kazakhstan
The world's first coronavirus vaccine has been registered in Russia. This was stated by Russian President Vladimir Putin today at a meeting with members of the government, BelTA informs.
The Turkish Ministry of Health denied allegations of an increase in the number of new cases of coronavirus infection in the republic's resorts. Reported by TASS
Belavia has extended the suspension of flights to all cities in Russia until August 14. Reported by "Interfax-Zapad"
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, speaking with the leadership and personnel of the departments of the national security system when visiting military unit 3214 of the Interior Ministry troops, said that he had suffered the coronavirus
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
Belavia has extended the suspension of flights to Russia, the air carrier reported
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
The head of the Belarusian state Alexander Lukashenko paid a working visit to the Nesvizh region today. BelTA informs about it