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 Tsui Tsimin.
Several Belarusians were evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan to Kazakhstan. This metropolis is quarantined due to a coronavirus outbreak.
The number of coronavirus victims in China keeps growing. Belarus decided to support China in fighting the disease. The first humanitarian lot was taken to Beijing by a military plane this week.
The Battle of Rzhev was one of the bloodiest in the history of the Great Patriotic War. The battle was of great importance to the Red Army.
Satellite TV channel Belarus 24 is celebrating its 15th birthday today. All this time the channel acquaints the world with our history, and follows the most relevant events.
IL-76 contains about 20 tons of Belarusian medical devices. President Alexander Lukashenko ordered to deliver medicines, medical clothing and disinfection equipment the day before.
Ceasefire and mine action remain the key conditions for prevention of civilian casualties and peaceful solution to the conflict in Donbass.
The participants of the Contact Group for the peaceful settlement of the conflict in Donbass completed the next round of negotiations in Minsk less than an hour ago.
China accepted with sincere gratitude the willingness of Belarus to help at this critical moment. Currently, the most important task for China remains the prevention and combat with the coronavirus epidemic.
The delivery will be handled by a military crew. The cargo will go to Beijing on transport aircraft IL-76, which belongs to the Ministry of Defense of Belarus.
Flowers and candles in memory of the victims of the crash are also left at the entrance to the Ukrainian Embassy in Minsk.
The alleged version of the cause of the crash in Kazakhstan is a technical malfunction and pilot error. Black boxes have already been found at the crash site.
It collapsed near Alma-Ata. 14 people died, 35 of them were injured, 22 of them are in extremely serious condition. There are 8 children among the victims.
Kyiv and the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics agreed on a date for the exchange of prisoners. It is planned to be held based on the principle "all for all" on December 29.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs posted on the website of the department the following statement: "Disagreements in Bolivian society should not become an excuse for illegal actions leading to unpredictable consequences.
The light festival in Wuhan was dedicated to the opening of the VII World War Games, which will be held tomorrow. The military personnel from more than one hundred countries will take part in the competitions.
The big military parade takes place on the main square of the capital. Almost 15 thousand military personnel, 580 items of equipment, 160 airplanes and helicopters participate in it.