• Slavic Brotherhood - 2017
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin (then Prime Minister) plays the piano at a charity concert for children stricken with cancer and eye diseases held at St. Petersburg's Ice Palace, December 10, 2010.
  • The Russian and Chinese national flags are seen on the table as Russia's President Vladimir Putin (back L) and his China's President Xi Jinping (back R) stand during a signing ceremony at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing on November 9, 2014.
  • Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko speaks during a news conference in Minsk, Belarus. File photo
  • Construction of nuclear power plant in Ostrovets, Belarus
  • Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko greets journalists as he attends the arrival ceremony in Minsk, Belarus, Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015
  • Terrorism
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko
  • State colors of Russia and Belarus. (File)
  • Vladimir Putin and Alexander Lukashenko
  • President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin meets with President of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko (File photo)
  • Incumbent Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko speaks during a news conference after preliminary election results show him overwhelmingly winning a fourth term in Minsk, Berlarus, Monday, Dec. 20, 2010
  • President Vladimir Putin's working meeting with Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, November 22, 2016.
  • News conference of Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko
  • Victory square, Minsk
  • Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko speaks during a news conference in Minsk, Belarus. File photo
  • People hold a banner at a protest against increased tariffs for communal services and new taxes, including the tax for those who are not in full-time employment, in Minsk, Belarus March 15, 2017. The banner reads, We are not spongers!
  • Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko attends a military parade during his inauguration ceremony in Minsk, Belarus, Friday, Nov. 6, 2015
  • Belarusian paratroopers arrive for Zapad-2013 Drills
  • Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko greets journalists as he attends the arrival ceremony in Minsk, Belarus, Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015