The European Union reported that they are studying the counter-sanctions of Belarus

BRUSSELS, Dec 9 – The EU is studying the retaliatory sanctions of Belarus, considers them opaque with an incomprehensible challenge mechanism, said the spokesman for the Union’s foreign policy service Peter Stano. “We saw the statement of the Belarusian Foreign Ministry on retaliatory measures to the latest package of EU sanctions. The adoption of the … Read more

Plane with migrants on board departed from Minsk to Syria

MINSK, 8 Dec – An export flight of the Syrian airline Cham Wings from Belarus to Damascus with migrants on board departed from the Minsk airport, according to the data of the online board of arrivals and departures on the website of the Minsk National Airport. Earlier, the airport reported that the repatriation flight from … Read more

Poland accused Belarusian border guards of throwing firecrackers

WARSAW, 6 Dec – Belarusian border guards are throwing firecrackers on the border with Poland, according to the Polish Border Guard. “At the section of the border guarded by the Border Guard unit in Narevka, employees of the Belarusian services threw sound firecrackers,” the Border Guard said in a statement. Your browser does not support … Read more

Minsk canceled flight to Iraq for migrants

MINSK, 6 Dec – The evacuation flight, which Iraqi Airways was supposed to use to take part of the Iraqi migrants to Iraq on Monday afternoon, has been canceled, according to the online arrival and departure board on the website of Minsk National Airport. Earlier, the airport’s schedule for December 6 included the Iraqi Airways … Read more

Putin called for depoliticizing the situation on the border of Belarus and Poland

MOSCOW, Dec 5 – The problematic situation with migrants on the border of Poland and Belarus takes place, but it cannot be politicized, said Russian President Vladimir Putin. “As for the situation on the Belarusian-Polish border, yes, it has a place to be. But here it is very important to follow the principles and rules … Read more

Putin appreciated the actions of the Belarusian authorities to resolve the migration crisis

MOSCOW, Dec 5 – The Belarusian authorities are doing everything in their power regarding the situation with migrants at the border, they are persuaded to return to their homeland, said Russian President Vladimir Putin. “The Belarusian authorities are doing everything that depends on them, including convincing people to voluntarily return to their places of permanent … Read more

Putin said about the absence of migration flows to the European Union through Russia

MOSCOW, Dec 5 – Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the authorities do not see migration flows to the EU through Russia, and he expects that this will continue in the future. “Now with regard to migration flows. Well, thank God, we do not see migration flows through Russia in the direction of Europe. And, … Read more

IFRC President plans to discuss with Putin the situation on the border of Belarus

MOSCOW, 5 Dec – President of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Francesco Rocca said that he would discuss with Russian President Vladimir Putin the situation with migrants on the border of Poland and Belarus and vaccination issues. Putin will have a video call on Sunday with the head of the … Read more