Articles of Belarus

News »

International Boxing Association will allow athletes from Russia and Belarus to participate in its competitions


This Wednesday, the International Boxing Association (IBA) announced that its board of directors decided to end the measure that prohibited boxers from Russia and Belarus from competing in events organized by the sports entity. According to the document, the return to the competitions of Russian and Belarusian technical officials is also contemplated. In addition, it was reiterated that the teams of both countries “will be able to act under their flags” and if they win a gold medal, their national anthems will be played.

News »

Díaz-Canel and Lukashenko, a meeting between friends


The Cuban president was received on Wednesday morning by his Belarusian counterpart at the Minsk Palace of Independence, later visiting several sites in the city and meeting with Cubans resident in Belarus.

News »

Cuba treats 800 children from Chernobyl

Cuba niños Chernobil

The island was one of the first nations to respond to the tragedy and offer help in the form of rehabilitation treatment to those affected, the majority children. Cuban doctor Julio Medina, coordinator of the program, reported that to date the Cuban government has provided treatment to some 24,000 children.

News »

Belarus, Cuba Strengthen Cooperation


Belarusian Agriculture Minister Leonid Marinich reiterated his willingness to collaborate with Cuba, after meeting here with the island”s charge d”affairs Natacha Diaz, diplomatic sources reported today. Issues such as Marinich’s recent visit to Cuba, as part of the delegation led by Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko, were analyzed in the meeting.