Latvian Prime Minister Arturs Krišjānis Kariņš said oil supplies to Belarus through Latvian ports were possible. He said this on January 16 after a meeting with Alyaksandr Lukashenka.
Ukraine’s Security Service (SBU) is investigating a criminal case initiated against a Belarusian border guards, RFE/RL reports.
Unknown individuals damaged the monument to Russian poet Alexander Pushkin set up in a square near the hotel Belarus, Minsk News reports.
Two court hearings in one day, hundreds of rubles in fines and three times 15 days of arrest. The trials of protesters against the integration with Russia continued in Vitsebsk and Minsk.
Ukraine’s Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk has handed over a resignation letter to President Volodymyr Zełensky. He also gave the reasons for taking such step on his Facebook profile.
A 71-year-old Norwegian citizen was detained in Brest, Alan Smith, who himself was previously convicted in Belarus, reports on Facebook.
National Statistics Committee of Belarus has published data on the median wage in the country. The information is of November 2019.
Belarus is willing to boost its cooperation with European Union member states, Prime Minister Syarhei Rumas told his Latvian counterpart Krisjanis Karins during Thursday’s meeting.
In the face of leaving the EU, the United Kingdom will pursue its own sanctions policy, including towards Belarus.