Border force has imposed strict restrictions on travel and confirmed only Belarusian citizens and foreign nationals with a residential permit in Belarus can depart the country.
Those with a temporary residence card in another country are not allowed to leave.
A temporary residence permit in a foreign state is not a basis for leaving Belarus, the State Border Committee said.
It added departure from the country through ground checkpoints is limited for both Belarusian citizens and foreigners with a residence permit in Belarus.
More to follow.