The Prince of Miensk has entered into an alliance and mutual recognition with H.I.H. Prince Vladimir Gorshkov-Cantacuzene, head of the Byzantine Imperial House of Cantacuzene and a cousin of the Prince of Miensk. The website of the Imperial House is at http://www.royal-byzantium.com
The alliance has been marked by an exchange of honours, with Prince Vladimir receiving the title of hereditary Knight Nobilis Excubitor in the Byzantine Order of Leo V the Armenian. The Prince of Miensk, meanwhile, has received from Prince Vladimir the title of Knight in the Imperial Order of St Constantine.