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Russia Strengthens Relations With Belarus, Ratified Visa Agreement

Russian President, Vladimir Putin, has signed a law on ratification of the intergovernmental agreement with Belarus on mutual recognition of visas. The agreement regulates migration processes on the territory of the Union State countries. According to the document, foreigners and stateless persons receive the right to enter, leave, stay, transit through the territory of Belarus

Trading | Business  | 26.12.22

Russian Officials Eased Law Regulations in Timber Industry

The Russian government decided to make the life of the players of the timber industry sector easier on several issues at once. In particular, it goes about transport subsidies and quotas for the transportation of goods in the direction of China, the rules of transportation through Kazakhstan and the principles of calculating rent for the

Belarus to Increase Exports to Russia by Almost 1.5 Times

Belarus plans to increase exports to Russia by 1.4 times this year, including by increasing cooperation with Russian industrial enterprises, as stated by Belarusian Deputy Prime Minister Pyotr Parkhomchik.  “We are increasing very well the export of our products [to Russia]. For six months there was an increase of almost 1.3 times. The task was

Fun | Sports  | 06.07.22

Russians and Belarusians Banned From Participation in European Table Tennis Competitions

The Executive Board of the European Table Tennis Union (ETTU) has decided to ban representatives of Russia and Belarus from participation in European club competitions in the 2022/23 season.  “The decision was made in accordance with the recommendations of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), as well as in

Russia and Belarus to Cancel Roaming by June 1

By June 1, it is planned to completely cancel roaming between Russia and Belarus, according to the Russian Ambassador to the Republic of Belarus Boris Gryzlov on April 1.   “In accordance with the decision of the Supreme State Council, it will be completely canceled by June 1,” Gryzlov said. Thus, from April 1, the fee

Negotiations Between Russia and Ukraine Began in Belarus

Negotiations between the delegations of Russia and Ukraine are going on now in Belarus.  Moscow is represented by Presidential aide Vladimir Medinsky, Deputy Foreign Minister Andrei Rudenko, Deputy Defence Minister Alexander Fomin, head of the International Committee of the State Duma Leonid Slutsky, and Russian Ambassador to Belarus Boris Gryzlov. The Ukrainian delegation includes the

Russian S-400 Missile Systems Arrived in Belarus for Joint Exercises  

A Russian battalion of S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems has arrived at the training ground in the Brest region in southwestern Belarus, according to the press service of Russia’s Defence Ministry.   “A battalion of S-400 ‘Triumf’ surface-to-air missile systems of the Eastern Military District’s Air Force and Air Defence Army involved in an inspection of the

Belarusian Defence Ministry Reported on Border Violations by Ukraine

The Ministry of Defence of Belarus reported that it had called the military attache of Ukraine due to the increased cases of border violations. Previously, the country’s Foreign Ministry protested to the Ambassador of Ukraine because of the launch of a drone on their territory.  According to the Belarusian Ministry, the drone illegally crossed the

Russia International | Videos  | 03.02.22

Russia and Belarus Started Joint Military Exercises [Video]

Russia and Belarus have begun joint military exercises as part of combat readiness training, ahead of the planned ‘Union Resolve 2022’ military training, which will take place later this month. The Russian Ministry of Defence published a video showing tanks, helicopters, and other military vehicles conducting exercises on a snow-covered territory. According to the official

US Saw ‘Russian Threat’ Again, This Time in Troop Movement to Belarus

The US State Department linked the upcoming Russian-Belarusian military exercises to the alleged Moscow’s “plans for a possible invasion” of Ukraine. This was voiced by the White House press secretary Jen Psaki.  “We are very alert to everything that Russia is doing. The fact that we’re seeing this movement of forces into Belarus clearly gives