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Russia to start paying Georgia financial compensation for gas transit

Russia to start paying Georgia financial compensation for gas transit

Russia's Gazprom and the Georgian Energy Ministry reached an agreement, according to which Georgia will shift to a system of financial compensation for the transit of Russian gas into Armenia, the Georgian Deputy Prime Minister, Energy …

Germany wants to discuss Syria with Russia in Belarus

Germany wants to discuss Syria with Russia in Belarus

Germany intends to discuss the possibility of introducing another humanitarian pause in Aleppo at talks of the Normandy Four in Minsk, the German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said. "We are trying …

 Belarus proposes to mediate in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in Minsk

Belarus proposes to mediate in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in Minsk

Belarus is ready to provide the necessary assistance in the search for a peaceful settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said. “I say with all responsibility that we …

 Erdogan arrives in Minsk on official visit

Erdogan arrives in Minsk on official visit

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has arrived in Belarus on an official visit. He was welcomed by the Belarusian Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov at the Minsk National Airport. Belarusian and …

Erdogan may arrive in Minsk on November 11

Erdogan may arrive in Minsk on November 11

The Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan may arrive in the capital of Belarus on November 11, the trade advisor of the Turkish Embassy in Minsk said, adding that the decision has not been made yet. The Cathedral …

Heads of Customs Services to consider timing of Customs Code adoption

Heads of Customs Services to consider timing of Customs Code adoption

The 64th session of the CIS Council of Heads of Customs Services was held in Minsk today.Eleven delegations took part in the event, including representatives of Belarus' Customs, the customs services of Russia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, …

Putin and Lukashenko take part in Forum Russian and Belarus Regions

Putin and Lukashenko take part in Forum Russian and Belarus Regions

Russian and Belarus Presidents Vladimir Putin and Aleksander Lukashenko took part in the plenary session of the Forum of Regions of the two countries. …

Azerbaijan to host meeting with heads of CIS special services

Azerbaijan to host meeting with heads of CIS special services

Azerbaijan is to host the 41st meeting with the participation of heads of Safety Bodies and Special Services of the CIS member states (COPB) in the III-IV quarter of 2016 in. It was announced by the Russian FSB on the results of the 40th meeting …

Heads of General Staffs of CIS countries to gather in Minsk

Heads of General Staffs of CIS countries to gather in Minsk

Heads of General Staffs of the CIS countries will hold a meeting in Minsk to discuss the implementation of the concept of military cooperation till 2020 and the joint activities of the armed forces in 2017. "A meeting of the …

Minsk and Tbilisi intend to actively participate in creation of Silk Road

Minsk and Tbilisi intend to actively participate in creation of Silk Road

Today, Minsk hosted talks between the Prime Ministers of Georgia and Belarus, Giorgi Kvirikashvili and Andrei Kobyakov, on the results of which the Georgian Prime Minister stated that the two countries intend to …

Kvirikashvili to visit Minsk

Kvirikashvili to visit Minsk

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili started a two-day state visit to Minsk today. He will open with a meeting with Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko and his Belarusian counterpart Andrei …

Minsk to host Georgian-Belarusian business forum

Minsk to host Georgian-Belarusian business forum

Minsk is to host the Georgian-Belarusian business forum on March22-23rd within the framework of the official visit of Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili, the Chamber of Commerce of Georgia (TPPG) reports. …

Minsk may become center of talks on Nagorno-Karabakh

Minsk may become center of talks on Nagorno-Karabakh

Minsk may become a platform for the meeting of the presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan, the Ambassador of Belarus to Armenia Igor Nazaruk said today. ''It is necessary to …

Mourning for victims of plane crash in Egypt to last until November 3rd

Mourning for victims of plane crash in Egypt to last until November 3rd

St. Petersburg Governor Georgy Poltavchenko informed today that the recently announced mourning for 224 victims of the crash of the Kogalymavia plane in the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt will be …

Baku and Minsk agree on motor transportation

Baku and Minsk agree on motor transportation

Azerbaijan and Belarus have agreed on issues relating to the state of the international road ties, their prospects and development, use of authorization documents for cargo transportation, exchange of permissions …

Ministries of Interior of CIS to meet on September 2

Ministries of Interior of CIS to meet on September 2

A meeting of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) Council of Interior Ministers will be held in Minsk on September 2. It will be the 43rd meeting. The meeting will accentuate the priority matters on cooperation between the …

Does OSCE need reform?

Does OSCE need reform?

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko at a meeting with OSCE Secretary General Lamberto Zannier spoke about the need to strengthen the role of the OSCE in the conflict in the south-east of Ukraine. "We would like to see greater …