Joint Panel of the defense ministries of Belarus and Russia was held as a video conference. By the results, several documents on further development of the military cooperation between the two countries were signed. The scope of the joint exercise "Zapad(West)-2021", as well as the plan of bilateral cooperation for the next year were adopted. A resolution on counteraction to the attempts to falsify the history of World War II was signed. Within the framework of the event, a meeting was held between the Union State secretary and defense minister of Belarus.