Belarus EU

Doctors are not hired due to lack of certificates / collage by Ulad Rubanau

Belarusian medics need help confirming the legality of their documents.

"In these circumstances, the appropriate decision would be an expansion of opportunities for Belarusians" / Sample photo

Earlier, Latvian Saeima called on the EU to suspend the issuance of visas not only to citizens of Russia but also to Belarusians.

Belarusian Foreign Ministry / Euroradio

A consul at Belarus' General Consulate in Munich resigns in protest of Belarus' participation in Russia's war against Ukraine.

Svyatlana Tsikhanouskaya / Reuters

Lithuania and Poland also offer the EU to impose sanctions against enterprises supporting the regime.

Belarusian NPP / Euroradio file​

Vilnius has reacted to the inclusion of the first power unit of the Belarusian NPP into the unified energy grid of our country.

Border controls / Border Control Committee

Belarus temporarily restricts entry across western borders due to the COVID-19 situation deterioration in neighboring countries.

Closing the border is not about making it an iron curtain - Aliaksandr Lukashenka / BELTA

The COVID-19 pandemic is named as the reasons behind the move.

Lithuania has blocked the allocation of EU money to Belarus / Reuters​

Lithuania blocked at least 3 million euros allocated by the EU for cross-border cooperation programs with Belarus.

Belarusian border pole / BELTA

Patrols are beefed up but border checkpoints operate at their capacity to clear incoming and outcoming traffic.