In 1996, the Presidents signed a treaty on the formation of the Commonwealth of the two countries. The Chairman of the Supreme State Council of the Union State, President Alexander Lukashenko has congratulated Belarusians and Russians.
Special Envoy of the World Health Organization for the EU and the former USSR Vitenis Andriukaitis confirmed that. He gave the interview to Lenta.
The economic impact from antiviral measures may be worse than the virus itself. Having lost their heads and their common sense from panic, the world's strongest economies are pushing the world into crisis, either willingly or unwillingly.
A meeting of the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission took place in the online conference mode today in Moscow. The list of goods in shortage like protective masks, glasses, disposable gloves, medical suits, and disinfectants will be banned for export outside the countries of the Eurasian Economic Union.
The Belarusian medicine holds a worthy place in the international ranking.Belarus, Georgia and Russia are the only non-EU post-Soviet countries whose health systems are in the top 50 most effective systems in the world.
Lithuania extended the transit corridor. The Belarusians can return home by midnight on March 26. In the same way, it is possible to cross certain checkpoints on the border with Poland and Latvia.
Russia has closed borders for foreigners, because of the pandemic. Those who have a residence permit will be able to enter this country before May 1.
A number of countries impose serious restrictive measures to prevent the spread of the virus. The Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs recommends our citizens who cannot return to report to the relevant foreign agencies of the Republic of Belarus or directly to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Russia is temporarily closing its border with Belarus for the movement of people, these are additional measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
The Foreign Ministry recommends Belarusians to return from Lithuania within the next 3 days. Temporary restrictions on entry were introduced by the neighboring countries.
The Tripartite Contact Group in Minsk summed up the results of the meeting. The organization's special representative Heidi Grau said that there has been a significant increase in the number of victims of the confrontation in Donbass over the past two weeks.
The next meeting of the Tripartite Contact Group to resolve the conflict in Eastern Ukraine will be held today in Minsk. The parties will continue to discuss new areas for the disengagement of forces.
Another meeting of the trilateral contact group on resolving the situation in the east of Ukraine was held in Minsk today.
In Minsk, representatives of subgroups of the Tripartite Contact Group for the settlement of the conflict in eastern Ukraine are starting work at these moments.
Local photographer Fedor Kovalev led the chronicle of the village from 1920 to 1961. Neglyubka is known for fact that at the end of the 18th century many local Belarusians massively moved from there to the Far East for the development of new territories.
All Belarusians evacuated from the Chinese province of Hubei to Tyumen are healthy. The final results of the analyzes of 144 people are negative.
Resident of Japan Chitetsu Watanabe became known as the oldest man in the world. Representatives of the Guinness Book of Records officially confirmed this information and presented Watanabe with the appropriate certificate.
A truck and a minibus ran into one another on the highway St. Petersburg - Nevel. 8 people died. Among them are the driver and passengers of the minibus.
The initial symptoms of coronavirus are similar to those of a cold: fever and cough, general malaise, possibly fever. Chest X-rays show that in some cases the disease affects the lungs.
They refused to evacuate the day before, said the adviser-envoy of the Belarusian Embassy in China Yuri Rabko. The diplomatic mission maintains contact with them and in case of any problems, attempts will be made to remove the citizens of our country from the closed city.
Il-76 flew from Machulishchi airfield near Minsk to deliver the most necessary things in the fight against a new type of virus.
In China, where the struggle against the coronavirus continues, another flight of humanitarian aid from Belarus is expected today.
No cases of coronavirus have been found among Chinese citizens, who arrived in Belarus, said Ambassador of China to Belarus Cui Qiming.