US Senate votes overwhelmingly in favor of Montenegro’s accession to NATOWorld March 29, 5:24
Putin’s popularity in Russia ‘unfaltering’ — GallupRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 29, 5:19
Lavrov says he plays football once a week, goes rafting every yearSport March 29, 3:59
UK prime minister signs formal Brexit letter to Brussels — official photoWorld March 29, 1:26
Some 20 Topol-M, Yars mobile ICBM systems take part in massive Central Russian drillsMilitary & Defense March 28, 23:10
Russia clinches last-minute 3-3 draw with Belgium in friendly football match in SochiSport March 28, 21:40
Washington-based National Symphony Orchestra members excited to perform in RussiaSociety & Culture March 28, 21:36
'Gentlefan' continues: 'Angels' greet Belgium football fans ahead of Sochi gameSport March 28, 21:12
Scottish parliament backs new referendum on independenceWorld March 28, 20:42
MINSK, October 16. /TASS/. The Belarusian government has submitted resignation to Alexander Lukashenko, who was recently elected for fifth presidential term, the cabinet’s press service said on Friday.
The press service said the resignation is envisaged in the country’s constitution.
The country’s central election commission announced the official results of Sunday’s presidential polls earlier on Friday.
Lukashenko won the presidential elections with 83.5% of the vote (5.1 million voters) on October 11.
His inauguration ceremony will be held before December 11, 2015.