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Lukashenka criticizes Putin for move to head United Russia list in parliamentary elections

Alyaksandr Lukashenka has criticized Russian President Vladimir Putin for his move to head the United Russia party’s list in the next parliamentary elections.

Putin reiterates that relations with Belarus will be shifted to market principles

Russian President Vladimir Putin has reiterated that Russia was determined to follow market principles in relations with Belarus.

Russian parliament is to debate ratification of agreement on Union State's property

  The Russian State Duma is to debate a ratification bill for an agreement with Belarus on the property of the Belarusian-Russian Union State.

Union State official certain that Lukashenka, Putin will consider Constitutional Act this year

Vasil Khrol, deputy state secretary of the Belarusian-Russian Union State, expressed certainty that the union's Constitutional Act would be considered by Alyaksandr Lukashenka and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, this year.

Lukashenka's spokesman denies media report that the Belarusian leader is to meet with Putin this week

Pavel Lyohki, spokesman for Alyaksandr Lukashenka, denied a media report that the Belarusian leader would meet with Vladimir Putin later this week.

Russian president's aide defends decision to build oil, gas pipelines bypassing Belarus

An aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin defended Moscow's decision to build oil and gas pipelines bypassing Belarus.

Belarusian senior official shrugs off Russia's accusations over oil supply

Vladimir Naidunov, Belarus' deputy minister of economy, has dismissed as "ungrounded" Russia's accusations that Minsk siphoned off nearly 80,000 tons of oil destined for European customers.

Putin sends New Year greetings to Lukashenko

Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent his New Year greetings to Aleksandr Lukashenko.

Lukashenko, Putin have telephone conversation to discuss problems in Belarusian-Russia relations

Aleksandr Lukashenko and Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation on the evening of December 23, according to the press office of the Russian president.

Kommersant: Lukashenko failed to talk Putin into lowering gas price

The Belarusian and Russian leaders held three-hour face-to-face talks ahead of Friday's meeting of the Union State's...

Lukashenko, Putin hold talks in Moscow

Aleksandr Lukashenko and Vladimir Putin held a meeting in Moscow on Friday afternoon to discuss issues concerning relations...

Lukashenko says that he will provide Putin with "detailed analysis" of implementation of Belarusian-Russian agreements

Aleksandr Lukashenko told the visiting governor of Russia's Stavropol Province on Tuesday that he would provide Vladimir Putin with a "detailed analysis" of the implementation of Belarusian-Russianagreements by the two parties at their forthcoming meeting in Moscow.

RF-Belarus relations develop positively, Lukashenko says

Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko said relations with Russia are developing positively...