Petro Poroshenko

Belarus, Russia begin joint military exercise

Belarus and Russia began their joint large-scale military exercise, titled Zapad (West) 2017, on Thursday amid neighboring nations` deep concerns.

Lukashenka: Belarus set to contribute to peace in Ukraine

Alyaksandr Lukashenka on Wednesday assured Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko that Belarus was ready to "continue contributing to a peaceful resolution" to the crisis in the Donbas region.

Poroshenko upbeat about relations with Belarus

There are absolutely no problems in relations between Ukraine and Belarus for the first time in many years, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said while meeting with Alyaksandr Lukashenka prior to a “Normandy Four” summit in Minsk.

Russian reporter barred from covering Ukraine peace talks in Minsk over provocative behavior

Pavel Zarubin, a reporter of Russia’s federal television channel Rossiya (Russia), was removed Wednesday from the Independence Palace in Minsk and banned from covering the “Normandy Four” summit over provocative behavior.

Leaders of France, Germany, Russia, Ukraine arrive in Minsk for summit on Ukraine crisis

The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine arrived Wednesday in Minsk for a “Normandy Four” summit on the Ukraine crisis.

Ukraine peace summit begins in Minsk

Talks between the leaders of Ukraine, France, Germany and Russia have begun in the Palace of Independence in Minsk...

Lukashenka expected to meet with president of Ukraine on Sunday

Alyaksandr Lukashenka is expected to meet with Petro Poroshenko on December 21.

Ambassador: Ukraine seeking peaceful solution to crisis in Donetsk, Luhansk provinces

Ukraine seeks an exclusively peaceful solution to the crisis in the Donetsk and Luhansk provinces, Ukrainian Ambassador Mykhailo Yezhel said at a meeting of the Council of CIS Heads of State in Minsk on October 10.

Uzbek president attacks Poroshenko for skipping CIS summit in Minsk

Uzbek President Islam Karimov attacked his Ukrainian counterpart, Petro Poroshenko, for not attending a meeting of the Council of Heads of State of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) in Minsk on Friday.

Lukashenka calls for end to Ukraine bloodshed

He was referring to the agreements signed by the Contact Group on Ukraine at its meetings in the Belarusian capital in September...

Presidents of Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia and, possibly, Ukraine expected to have talks soon

The presidents of the Customs Union troika and, possibly, Ukraine, will soon have a series of meetings.

Lukashenka has telephone conversation with president of Ukraine

Alyaksandr Lukashenka on August 4 had a telephone conversation with the president of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, reported the press office of the Belarusian leader.

Minsk talks yield agreement on release of hostages by pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine

Negotiators who met near Minsk on Thursday to discuss the ongoing Ukraine crisis reached an agreement on the release of a large number of hostages held by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine, said the press office of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in

International talks on Ukraine crisis held near Minsk

A round of trilateral talks on the ongoing Ukraine crisis was held at the Zaslawye government residence near Minsk on July 31.

Lukashenka discusses Ukraine crisis with former Ukrainian President Kuchma

Alyaksandr Lukashenka met on Thursday with former Ukrainian President Leonid Kuchma who arrived in Minsk earlier in the day to attend a round of trilateral talks on the ongoing Ukraine crisis.

Minsk may host talks on Ukraine crisis

Ukrainian official confirms that trilateral talks may take place in Minsk.

Yanukovych\'s son says that he did not call Lukashenka

Recording alleges that Lukashenka agreed to give refuge to Ukraine\'s ex-president in hoax call...

Yanukovych\'s son says that he did not call Lukashenka

Recording alleges that Lukashenka agreed to give refuge to Ukraine\'s ex-president in hoax call...

Ukrainian foreign minister to visit Minsk on Monday

Petro Poroshenko, the new Ukrainian foreign minister, is expected to pay a working visit to Minsk on Monday, October 19, to meet with his Belarusian counterpart, Syarhey Martynaw.