Interviews & Articles

Interview by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Russian Federation, Igor Petrishenko, to the magazine “News of Asia-Pacific Region” (May 2016)

Interview by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus Alena Kupchyna for DipService Journal (Vol.10, April-May 2016)

Our European partners see us as a normal European country. Recently I heard from some European counterparts that they were impressed by the number of English-speaking people in Minsk. We are going the right way keeping pace with the world with no undesirable stress. That is getting clearer to others

Article by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Japan Sergei Rakhmanov in the magazine “Economy of Belarus” (¹ 4, 2015)

Belarusian exporters and importers turn towards Japanese companies in search for promising trade and economic partners. The main reasons behind the drive include the rising competition on traditional markets of Belarusian goods and services, economic slump in many of these markets, the natural need to diversify export, tougher product quality requirements

Interview by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Republic of Finland Alexander Ostrovsky, to the magazine “Economy of Belarus” (¹ 4, 2015)

Citizens of Belarus and Finland, a Scandinavian country that amazes travelers with white nights and colorful northern lights, have much more in common than it might seem at first glance

Interview by Alexander Ostrovsky, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Finland, to the edition “Ensto Today” (September 2015)

Belarus intends to take an active part in building a safe and sustainable future for generations to come. It considers «green economy» to be an integral element of sustainable development, intends to undertake win-win measures to implement ecological principles in national economy

Interview by Andrei Yermolovich, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Pakistan, to the Belarusian Telegraph Agency (August 7, 2015)

We have formalized, in the shortest time possible, the new intentions of Minsk and Islamabad to move towards each other

Interview by Vladimir Chushev, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Serbia, to the magazine “CorD” (July 2015)

Two decades of diplomatic relations between Belarus and Serbia are characterised by a continued rise in cooperation, but also the discovery of many new areas, primarily in the field of the economy and tourism, the potential of is not sufficiently utilised

Interview by Alena Kupchyna, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus, to the newspaper «The Slovenia Times» (May 2015)

Article by Vladimir Makei, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus, in the British magazine «Forced Migration Review» (May 2015)

Trafficking of people for their organs is an emerging transnational crime that has failed to receive sufficient international attention. The 23rd session of the United Nations Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice held in May 2014 adopted a Belarus-sponsored resolution titled “Preventing and Combating Trafficking in Human Organs and Trafficking in Persons for the Purpose of Organ Removal”

Interview by Anatoly Nichkasov, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Kazakhstan, to Kazinform agency (April 9, 2015)

Transcript of online conference of the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus Aleksandr Guryanov in the Belarusian Telegraph Agency (March 31, 2015)

Interview by Igor Petrishenko, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Russia, to the newspaper “Union. Belarus-Russia” (March 26, 2015)

Interview by Valentin Velichko, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Ukraine, to the Ukrainian news agency — Ukranews.com (March 23, 2015)

Interview by Aliaksandr Khainouski, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Hungary, to the Belarusian News Agency BelTA (March 20, 2015)

Interview by Alexander Korol, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Lithuania, to the Belarusian Internet portal TUT.BY (March 17, 2015)

Interview by Aleksandr Guryanov, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus, to the Lithuanian newspaper «Verslo Žinios» (March 13, 2015)

Interview by Andrei Evdochenko, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Belgium, Permanent Representative to the EU and NATO, to the TV channel “Belarus 1” (March 11, 2015)

Interview by Stanislav Chepurnoy, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Mongolia, to the newspaper “Soyombo” (March 2015)

Interview by Alexander Averyanov, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Poland, to the magazine “Swiat Elit” (March 2015)

Interview by Andrei Dapkiunas, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Belarus to the United Nations, to the Belarusian News Agency BelTA (March 4, 2015)