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President Biden Plans Tough Sanctions against Belarus, “North Korea of Europe”

A top American diplomat told Congress on Wednesday that the Biden administration plans to impose additional sanctions on the authoritarian regime in Belarus — a significant step as lawmakers agitate for tougher punishments against a top ally of Vladimir Putin.

Serbian defense minister at "Slavic Brotherhood" drills

Defense Minister Zoran Djordjevic on Wednesday traveled to Belarus for the closing of the Belarus-Russian-Serbian military exercise "Slavic Brotherhood 2017."

Djordjevic also attended a reception organized by Belarus Defense Minister Andrei Ravkov for his guests of honor, the Serbian government has announced.

Vucic meets with Myasnikovich

MINSK - Serbian PM Aleksandar Vucic met in Minsk on Thursday with Mikhail Myasnikovich, Chairman of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus.

They highlighted the significance of the good parliamentary cooperation, noting it was contributing to preserving the friendly traditions, the Serbian government press office said in a statement.

Serbian defense minister goes on three-day visit to Belarus

BELGRADE - Serbian Defense Minister Bratislav Gasic will be on an official visit to Belarus from Monday till Wednesday, and he will meet with his Belarusian counterpart, Lieutenant-General Yuri Zhadobin.

Ministers Gasic and Zhadobin will discuss bilateral cooperation and sign an agreement on defense cooperation.