Alexander Lukashenko

Belarus President Lukashenko Dismisses Prime Minister

Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko has appointed his chief of staff Andrei Kobyakov as Prime Minister.

The move was announced on Saturday by the press service of the President.

Kobyakov replaces Mikhail Myasnikovich, who served as Belarus' Prime Minister since December 2010, according to Deustche Welle.

SPC awards Lukashenko St Sava medal

BELGRADE - The Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) Holy Synod of Bishops presented on Thursday Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko with the medal of St Sava, while Patriarch Irinej said Serbia would never forget the support Belarus had provided regarding Kosovo.

Irinej presented Lukashenko with the medal, the SPC stated.

Lukashenko meets with Nikolic

BELGRADE - Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko continued his visit to Serbia by meeting with the country’s president, Tomislav Nikolic.

Lukashenko was welcomed in front of the Palace of Serbia with full state honors.

After a closed-door meeting, the presidents will be joined by their countries’ delegations for further talks.

Lukashenko lays wreath at Monument to Unknown Hero

BELGRADE - Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko laid a wreath at the Monument to the Unknown Hero in Avala near Belgrade late on Wednesday.

Accompanied by the intonation of the national anthems of Belarus and Serbia, Lukashenko honoured the Serb soldiers who did not hesitate to sacrifice their lives for freedom and a peaceful and dignified future for the coming generations.