Posts tagged as Belarusian President

Belarusian President encouraged citizens

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko on Monday encouraged citizens to work in the countryside and drive tractors as a way to overcome the  coronavirus   pandemic. The former collective farm director, who likes to emphasise his connection to the land and rural residents, told officials at a televised meeting that “there shouldn’t be any panic” over the virus. “You just have to work, especially now, in a village”, he said as…

Alexander Lukashenko to respond to US armour deployment in Lithuania

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has ordered to draw up plans in response to US troops deploying in Lithuania, the Belarusian state-owned news agency reported on Tuesday. “We don’t want that. It is up to Lithuania to decide whether it needs these additional tensions between our friendly nations,” said Secretary of Belarus’ Security Council Stanislav Zas. American armour arrived in Lithuania on Monday for a rotational deployment as part of US Army Europe…