Lukashenko asks Putin for "some types of weapons" The Belarusian president had a meeting with Russia's Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu on September 16.
11:30, 17 September 2020
Putin, Lukashenko meet in Sochi, talks last over four hours Among the issues discussed was a joint response to emerging challenges.
22:59, 14 September 2020
Novichok for Navalny: From Putin with love
16:30, 04 September 2020
Lukashenko mulled union state with Ukraine – Tusk He also reportedly wanted to be its leader.
09:25, 03 September 2020
Russian law enforcers could be used to suppress protests in Belarus, Putin says The Russian president claims the Belarus' law enforcement bodies "behave quite restrained, no matter what."
15:50, 27 August 2020
Zelensky on Donbas talks: Direct dialogue with Putin must continue According to Zelensky, he is not afraid of the direct dialogue with Russia's president.
11:30, 26 August 2020
Zelensky hopes to make Donbas war end as early as this year The second summit of the Normandy Four leaders would show there is a great chance of ending the war.
23:45, 25 August 2020
Expert explains threats to Ukraine stemming from Russia-Belarus union state Ukraine has already strengthened controls on the border with Belarus.
14:50, 21 August 2020
Lukashenko intimidates protesters with Russia's potential "reaction" Addressing the workers at a local plant, Lukashenko told them to "calm down, get back to work", and meet again in January 2021.
09:00, 18 August 2020
Russia weary of Donbas war, Kravchuk "feels" However, if Russia fails to go for any concessions, Ukraine will be looking for other settlement options, beyond the Minsk format, suggests delegation chief.
16:45, 17 August 2020
"Invasion": Lithuania's Linkevicius comments on possible Russian military aid to Belarus Such assistance "would destroy the last traces of its independence", the Lithuanian foreign minister emphasized.
16:05, 17 August 2020
Kremlin deploying Russian Guard troops to Belarus border – media (Photo, video) Multiple photos and videos shot by eyewitness show convoys of trucks and paddy wagons without plates.
09:00, 17 August 2020
Reuters: Putin says ready to help Belarus president militarily if necessary Statements by both sides contained a pointed reference to a "union state" between the two countries.
15:15, 16 August 2020
Lukashenko's deal with Putin: Russia to provide "comprehensive assistance" upon request Lukashenko hinted at a "military component" when elaborating on details of his conversation with Putin.
23:10, 15 August 2020
"Threat not only to Belarus": Lukashenko speaks with Putin The two leaders have discussed "the situation in and around the Republic of Belarus" via the phone.
16:00, 15 August 2020
Reuters: Germany says Russian COVID-19 vaccine has not been sufficiently tested Moscow's decision to grant approval before final trials have been completed has raised concerns among some experts.
17:50, 12 August 2020
Reuters: Russia becomes first country to approve a COVID-19 vaccine, says Putin He said he hoped the country would soon start mass producing the vaccine.
14:20, 11 August 2020
Ukraine sends Russia list of illegally detained Crimean Tatars for next swap Zelensky during his latest phone talks Putin had initiated a discussion on the release of 22 Crimean Tatars.
14:00, 07 August 2020
Lukashenko comments on idea of Belarus merging with Russia into Union State The country's long-time leader also spoke about the alleged proposal to head the new state's parliament.
11:55, 07 August 2020