Gunnar Wiegand

High-ranking EU official meets with Belarusian civil society activists

Helga Schmid, deputy secretary general at the European External Action Service, met with representatives of Belarus’ civil society in Minsk.

Opposition politician warns EU against focusing exclusively on contacts with government

The European Union\'s European Dialogue on Modernization with Belarus may turn into a means of establishing contacts exclusively with the Belarusian government...

Minsk has no involvement in European Dialogue on Modernization, deputy minister says

The Belarusian government has not changed its decision not to take part in the European Union`s European Dialogue on Modernization with Belarus, Deputy Foreign Minister Alena Kupchyna told BelaPAN on Wednesday.

EU may expand blacklist of Belarusians

The EU considers adding to it Alyaksandr Mashenski, who runs a food and restaurant business called Santa Impeks Brest...

Senior EU official holding talks in Minsk

Gunnar Wiegand, a senior official of the European Union’s European External Action Service, arrived in Belarus on February 8 to establish a European dialogue on modernization with representatives of civil society and the political opposition...

EU official meets with opposition politicians, rights defenders

  Gunnar Wiegand, a senior official of the European Union’s European External Action Service, met with Belarusian opposition politicians and human rights defenders in Minsk on February 9.

European Commission official visiting Minsk

A representative of the European Commission arrived in Belarus to hold talks with government officials in the framework of preparations for the Eastern Partnership launch summit that will take place in Prague on May 7.