Updated at 13:07,26-06-2017

Society

Speeding military vehicle skids off, hits lamp post in Minsk centre

A tank might be a weighty military vehicle, but it’s still a car. So it can get into accidents, just like civil vehicles do. Read more...

Economy

Belarus floats $1.4bn worth of eurobonds - reports

Belarus has floated $1.4 billion worth of eurobonds in a dual tranche with final pricing set at 7.125% for the long five year ($800-million issue of bonds due in February 2023) and at 7.625% for the ten year ($600-million issue of bonds due in June Read more...

Politics

Allegations of Russia’s plan to occupy Belarus after war game ‘ridiculous’ – FM Lavrov

Russian troops will not stay in Belarus after the West-2017 military exercise, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said when interviewed by Belarusian media on Friday. Read more...

Foreign media

Belarus, ance again, cracks down on dissent

At the 11th hour, the United States renewed sanctions relief for Belarus, even as the country shows little sign of continuing its tepid shift toward the West. Read more...