Lukashenko tells migrants at EU border with Belarus he won’t force them to go home
Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko told migrants stranded at the border with Poland on Friday that his country would help them return home if they ...
Belarus buys oil from Saudi Arabia for first time: Refiner
Belarus, which has long relied on Russian oil, has purchased its first crude from Saudi Arabia, according to state refiner Belneftekhim.It has bought ...
US, Belarus to restore envoys after 10-year freeze
The United States and Belarus are preparing to exchange ambassadors after more than a decade of tensions, a senior US diplomat said on Tuesday.US ...
Athletics: Former 800m world champion Arzamasova gets provisional ban for doping
Former 800 meters world champion Marina Arzamasova of Belarus has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for a banned substance, the ...
Ukraine says clean Russian oil starts flowing from Belarus
Pipeline operator Ukrtransnafta said on Monday that clean Russian oil had started flowing from Belarus toward Ukraine and it was ready to resume oil ...
Belarus prosecutor demands hefty fine for news chief
Belarusian prosecutors on Monday demanded the editor of the country’s biggest independent news site pay a hefty fine in a criminal case, which ...
Belarus court jails independent journalist for four years
A court in Minsk on Tuesday sentenced an independent journalist to four years in prison for allegedly assaulting a police officer.Dzmitry Halko, 38, ...
No visa needed for Saudi citizens traveling to Belarus
The Republic of Belarus has issued a presidential decree to exempt citizens of 80 countries, including Saudi Arabia from the entry visa requirements
Russia, Belarus to create joint defence mechanism within 2 years
Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Russia and Belarus plan to create a joint military defence mechanism within two years
Belarussian writer wins Nobel Prize, denounces Russia over Ukraine
Born in Ukraine in 1948, Alexievich lived in exile for many years because of her criticism of the Belarussian government
Belarusian independent news sites blocked
There was no official word on who was responsible for the blockages that began Sunday
Lace underwear ban irks Kazakh women
Three female protesters were arrested for trying to place lace panties on a monument in Kazakhstan’s largest city, Almaty