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Belarus, Palestine discuss cooperation in international organizations
17 December, 19:58
The sides discussed the development of cooperation between Belarus and Palestine in 2019. Interaction in international organizations, including the United Nations Organization, was mentioned among other things.
Daphne Bergsma. Photo courtesy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Belarus, Netherlands discuss cooperation in politics, investment
17 December, 19:07
The matters were discussed as Belarusian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Andrei Dapkiunas met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Netherlands to Belarus Daphne Bergsma on 17 December.
Natalya Kochanova
Belarus interested in strengthening comprehensive cooperation with China
17 December, 15:01
Belarus and China are reliable friends and partners, who are bound by comprehensive strategic cooperation ties, Natalya Kochanova said. Warm and trusting relations between heads of state are at the heart of bilateral ties.
Belarus' Permanent Representative to the UN Valentin Rybakov. Photo courtesy of the MFA
UN General Assembly adopts resolution on Chernobyl disaster
17 December, 12:09
The UN General Assembly adopted by consensus a resolution “Persistent legacy of the Chernobyl disaster” prepared by the delegation of the Republic of Belarus at the plenary meeting on 16 December.
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Belarus-EU visa facilitation, readmission agreements might come into force in 2020
17 December, 11:41
When asked about the status of the readmission agreement, Evelina Schulz noted that it “is getting ready to be signed”. “We expect this to happen in the near future,” she said.
Belarus, Switzerland seek to increase level of interstate contacts
13 December, 16:30
The parties exchanged views on the development of relations with the European Union and third countries, topical international issues.
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Belarus, Bangladesh hold fourth round of ministerial consultations
13 December, 11:38
The fourth round of consultations between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Belarus and Bangladesh took place in Dhaka on 12 December, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Embassy in India.
Minsk hosts Global Security and NATO in 2019 seminar
13 December, 11:12
The international expert forum was attended by representatives of state-run and public organizations of Belarus, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, diplomatic missions, domestic and foreign experts in international security.
CIS Executive Committee
Minsk to host CIS ministerial consultations on foreign policy planning
13 December, 10:13
Participants are set to discuss current trends in the development of the situation in the CIS and worldwide. The meeting will also host an exchange of opinions on promising approaches to strengthen integration processes in Eurasia.
EAEU summit to consider new strategy for Eurasian integration
12 December, 19:16
Tigran Sargsyan noted that the Eurasian Economic Commission is working on a document designed to offer a new strategy for Eurasian integration. This document is supposed to be discussed during the session of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council on 20 December.
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