Belarus: Interior minister dons Stalinist uniform - BBC News

President Alexander Lukashenko and other senior officials wore modern military dress at the event in Minsk on the 70th anniversary of the end of the war.

At drills, Belarus leader talks up $1b deals - World ...

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said on Sunday that his government planned to buy $1 billion worth of Russian arms as he oversaw a massive military drill led by troops from the country's ...

Belarus: Interior minister dons Stalinist uniform - BBC News

The interior minister of Belarus has raised eyebrows by turning up at a World War Two commemorative parade in the distinctive tunic of Stalin's secret police. President Alexander Lukashenko and...

Alexander Lukashenko - Wikipedia

Alexander Lukashenko - Wikipedia

Editorial: In a cynical world, we must guard democracy or ...

Ranking the NBA's new Nike-designed uniforms . ... effective overall control now held by military leaders. ... president Alexander Lukashenko forced an airliner traveling through his …

Lithuania killing migrants: Belarus leader | Illawarra ...

Migrants are being brought to the Belarusian border "dead or maybe half-dead" from the EU side and dumped there, claimed the 67-year-old, appearing in military uniform. The EU accuses Lukashenko ...

At drills, Belarus leader talks up $1b deals - Chinadaily ...

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said on Sunday that his government planned to buy $1 billion worth of Russian arms as he oversaw a massive military drill led by troops from the country's neighbor. The scale of the exercise has rattled leaders in some European nations. Sporting a green military uniform at a test range near the city of ...

Belarus: Lukashenko brandishes rifle as army monitors ...

Belarus: Lukashenko brandishes rifle as army monitors 200,000 protesters. The Belarusian defence ministry says the army, rather than police, will now respond to any unrest.

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10:00 am EDT: Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko is likely preparing to suppress protests in Minsk by force. Lukashenko appeared in a military uniform during public appearances on August 22, likely to signal a new phase of his response.

Belarus leader praises Russia-led drills, eyes $1 bln arms ...

Belarus leader Alexander Lukashenko on Sunday said Minsk planned to buy $1 billion worth of Russian arms as he oversaw massive Moscow-led military drills that rattled some EU countries. Sporting ...

Belarus leader reviews joint Russian military drills ...

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko reviewed on Sunday large joint military drills with Russia and said his country planned to buy more than $1 billion worth of arms from Moscow. The live fire drills are the culmination of the "Zapad-2021" war games, and will run until next Thursday on Russia's and Belarus's western flanks. Close ties between ex-Soviet …

Belarus hands opposition leader's husband 18 years in prison

A court in Belarus on Tuesday sentenced the husband of the country's opposition leader to 18 years in prison, six months after the trial began behind closed doors. The charges against Siarhei Tsikhanouski included organizing mass unrest and inciting hatred and have been widely seen as politically motivated. Tsikhanouski, a popular video blogger and activist, …

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Lukashenko is only a performer. Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said that the migration crisis is the most serious attack on the borders and stability of the Polish state in the past 30 years. Moravetsky said that, in his opinion, Alexander Lukashenko is simply the executor of the tasks set before him by Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Belarusian leader accuses Lithuania of dumping dead ...

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko attends a meeting with top level military officials in Minsk, Belarus, Monday, Nov. 22, 2021. (Nikolay Petrov) MOSCOW — Belarusian President Alexander ...

Belarus warns against new EU sanctions, says could cut gas ...

Belarus's strongman leader Alexander Lukashenko vowed on Thursday to ... International U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken vows more U.S. military ... gender neutral uniforms for Plus One ...

Belarus leader praises Russia-led drills, eyes $1 bln arms ...

Sporting green military uniform at a test range near the city of Baranovichi in western Belarus, the strongman praised Russian and Belarusian troops for their "high state of readiness" to jointly...

Lukashenko's Threat To Cut Gas Supplies To Europe Goes ...

Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko threatened on November 11 to suspend gas shipments to Europe which would have the potential to trigger a new gas war, Polish news portal Defense24 reported. According to the author of the article, Minsk cannot allow such a declaration without the approval of Moscow, the country "responsible" for ...

Putin, Lukashenko approve military doctrine of Union State

After the meeting, Putin and Lukashenko signed a decree ratifying the program of the Union State of Russia-Belarus, and also approved the "Military Doctrine of the Union State." The roadmap of 28 ...

Is growing rhetoric between Russia, Ukraine a prelude to ...

Adding to the tensions, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko donned a military uniform earlier this week, gathered together …

Belarusian leader accuses Lithuania of dumping dead ...

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko attends a meeting with top level military officials in Minsk, Belarus, Monday, Nov. 22, 2021. A man and his child rest inside a logistics center at the ...

Belarus leader praises Russia-led drills, eyes $1 bln arms ...

Belarus leader Alexander Lukashenko on Sunday said Minsk planned to buy $1 billion worth of Russian arms as he oversaw massive Moscow-led military drills that rattled some EU countries. Sporting green military uniform at a test range near the city of Baranovichi in western Belarus, the strongman praised Russian and Belarusian troops for their ...

Lithuania killing migrants: Belarus leader | The Senior | 2259

Migrants are being brought to the Belarusian border "dead or maybe half-dead" from the EU side and dumped there, claimed the 67-year-old, appearing in military uniform. The EU accuses Lukashenko, often dubbed "Europe's last dictator," of deliberately flying in people from crisis areas such as Iraq and pushing them onwards towards his country's ...

Lithuania killing migrants: Belarus leader

Migrants are being brought to the Belarusian border "dead or maybe half-dead" from the EU side and dumped there, claimed the 67-year-old, appearing in military uniform. The EU accuses Lukashenko, often dubbed "Europe's last dictator," of deliberately flying in people from crisis areas such as Iraq and pushing them onwards towards his country's ...

Belarus holds massive Victory Day parade despite ...

Dressed in military uniform and surrounded by generals, Lukashenko said it was unacceptable for Belarus to even think about cancelling the parade. "There will be people who will condemn us ...

Belarus strongman praises huge Russia-led drills | World ...

MOSCOW, Sept 12 — Belarus strongman Alexander Lukashenko today praised Russian and Belarusian troops for their readiness to jointly defend the two countries as he oversaw massive military drills that spooked some EU countries. On Friday, Russia and Belarus launched military drills involving about...

No military threat at border with Belarus: Polish ...

Poland's president said Wednesday there is 'no military threat' at the European Union's border with Belarus, where thousands of migrants watched over by Belarusian forces are pressing to reach the ...

Belarus Leader Eyes $1Bln Russian Arms Deal - The Moscow Times

Belarus leader Alexander Lukashenko on Sunday said Minsk planned to buy $1 billion worth of Russian arms as he oversaw massive Moscow-led military drills that rattled some EU countries. Sporting ...

Tens of thousands rally in Belarus despite mass arrests ...

Riot police in balaclavas harshly detained some 250 demonstrators as tens of thousands of people gathered for an opposition protest on the eve of talks between President Alexander Lukashenko and ...

Belarus leader reviews joint Russian military drills ...

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko reviewed on Sunday large joint military drills with Russia and said his country planned to buy more than $1 billion worth of …

Russian Designs on Belarus Threaten NATO's Eastern Flank

KYIV, Ukraine — Protests are gathering momentum in Belarus, challenging the legitimacy of the reelection of President Alexander Lukashenko, a de facto dictator who has ruled over the post-Soviet country for 26 years. Those protests, along with the attendant possibility that Moscow may intervene in Belarus in an attempt to reestablish authority over its …

Lukashenko came to Ministry of Defense with non-standard ...

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko appeared at a meeting in the Ministry of Defense of the Country Defense in military uniforms with non-standard patterns – they are placed on them not stars, like all servicemen, but coat of arms. Video from the meeting was published in the Telegram-channel "Pool of the First".