Russian manufacturers of critical components for tanks are bypassing sanctions by obtaining components for precision instruments made in Japan and Taiwan through a Belarus-affiliated company in China, as reported in Nikkei.
In summer 2023, there were up to 8,000 Wagner personnel in Belarus.
"The main objective of the amendments to the law is to reiterate Latvia’s solidarity with Ukraine and to block any attempts by Russia to legitimize its war crimes through the sports sector," the Latvian Saeima stated.
The alleged military shipment could end up on the Russian-Ukrainian frontline, surpassing Western sanctions.
Belarus is preparing a new military doctrine that allows the use of nuclear weapons, which were deployed by Russia on its territory last year.
Belarus hosts more Ukrainian children from Russian-occupied areas, promising to “make their childhood happier,” and declaring them part of the Belarusian family, Belarusian President Lukashenka said during a charity event in Minsk
Ukrainian border guards say Ukraine reinforces Belarus border for security, given concerns about Belarusian support for Russia. No imminent threats, but vigilance remains as Russia lacks necessary forces in Belarus.
The International Olympic Committee declared that Russian and Belarusian athletes who have met the qualification criteria of the International Federations will be granted the opportunity to compete in the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris as Individual Neutral Athletes, without any national affiliation.
"Instead of looking for solutions that would please Moscow, we must isolate Russia in every way on the international arena," Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs Margus Tsahkna said
Yale University's study exposes the forced relocation of over 2,400 Ukrainian children to Belarusian facilities amidst Russia's invasion, detailing extensive systematic operations.
Activist hands ICC alleged evidence of Lukashenka’s involvement in Russia’s Ukraine children abductions
Exiled Belarus activist presents ICC dossier revealing Belarus ruler Lukashenka's complicity in illegally deporting Ukrainian children to Belarus, incorporating insider insights.
Ukraine increased the density of minefields on its northern border 16 times to prevent possible advance of enemy troops from Belarus and Russia.
The Ukrainian Center of National Resistance warns that Russia and Belarus could bomb an oil depot to blame Ukraine for a terrorist attack.
European Parliament’s resolution brands Lukashenka regime “accomplice” in Russia’s war crimes, and Belarus Russia’s “satellite state”
The European Parliament's resolution categorizes Belarus as Russia's "satellite state" and its leadership as "an accomplice" to Russia's war crimes, calls on mirroring Russia-related sanctions against Belarus.
Russia delivered the first nuclear warheads to Belarus "a few days ago," according to Ukraine's spy chief.
Lithuania will close the Tverečius and Šumskas checkpoints on the country’s border with Belarus on 18 August, LRT…
On 7 August 2023, the Belarussian Ministry of Defence announced that the 6th Separate Guards Mechanised Brigade (6…
Poland is to deploy twice as many as planned troops to the border with Belarus within the next two weeks amidst several attacks on Polish security forces launched from Belarus.
Wagner Group owner Prigozhin uses field camps in Belarus to retrain his mercenaries and then send them to West Africa, according to the Ukrainian government's website.
Russia likely withdraws large part of aviation from Belarus after months of presence — Belarusian Hajun
On 5 August 2023, 9 Russian fighter jets and 11 helicopters left Belarus, heading back to Russia after…