- His reputation precedes him: The long-time Belarusian leader Aleksandr Lukashenko has been often referred to in the Western media as ‘Europe’s last dictator’. But he insists he doesn’t have the means to be one as RT sits down with the President.
- Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has stated that dictatorship in his country is impossible, adding that he personally does not accept liberal values imposed by the West.
- The CSTO should devise a “plan of practical actions in Afghanistan in order to minimize possible risks” Putin said at a meeting with the leaders of Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan.
- Democratic principles adopted in the West, including those that attempt to control elections, are not right for Belarus, the nation's President Aleksander Lukashenko said Monday.
- Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) has outlived its purpose, both for the West and East.
- An American website has published allegations that Poland provided financial support to the Belarusian opposition, Polish daily newspaper Rzeczpospolita reported on Friday.
- Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has conceded he is still lagging far behind Joseph Stalin or Bolshevik Revolution leader Vladimir Lenin.
- Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko called on the newly elected parliament to modernize the country’s political system. That process will largely depend on domestic circumstances and the situation in neighboring countries, he said.
- Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko will attempt to initiate Georgia’s re-accession to the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), which unites former Soviet republics.
- Belarus security officials say they are still waiting for the results of an inquiry into an incident involving an aircraft that entered Belarus airspace via Lithuania on July 4th and scattered hundreds of stuffed bears bearing messages.
- The Russian Foreign Ministry has determined that parliamentary elections in Belarus were fair and regrets the "politicized" opinion of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) on the matter.
- While President Aleksandr Lukashenko promises the gradual democratization of Belarus, one of the country’s largest opposition parties has announced it will withdraw all its candidates from the parliamentary poll.