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16 hrs ago | Charter97

Charges for cars to enter Minsk centre possible?

Cars became the cheapest and fastest means of transport in Minsk. More than a half of trips in Minsk are made in cars.

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17 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Putin to meet Ukrainian president in Minsk

The Kremlin says President Vladimir Putin will meet with his Ukrainian counterpart at an Aug. 26 meeting in Minsk, Belarus.

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17 hrs ago | CBC News

Putin to meet Ukrainian president in Belarus

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with his Ukrainian counterpart at an Aug. 26 meeting in Minsk, Belarus.

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17 hrs ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

Ukrainian troops inch closer to rebel city Donetsk

Ukrainian government troops were fighting pro-Russian rebels in the streets of Luhansk on Tuesday and captured most of a town near the eastern city of Donetsk, tightening the noose around that key rebel-held stronghold, Ukrainian officials said.

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19 hrs ago | Charter97

Niasvizh resident fined for solidarity with Ukraine

The Niasvizh district court ruled that the activist must pay a fine for her poster 'No to Putin's war with Ukraine'.

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21 hrs ago | Charter97

Executive gets fined for 750 thousand roubles for insulting worker

A worker of Orsha Electricity Networks has won a case in court, having sought for protection of dignity and honor.

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Yesterday | The Day

Human rights activist Ales Bialiatski on the threat of a union...

Head of the Belarusian Human Rights Center "Viasna" Ales Bialiatski, imprisoned for "tax evasion," spent almost 3 years behind bars, from August 4, 2011, to July 20, 2014.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Russia looks for ways to soften impact of food import bans

Russia will allow imports from neighboring Belarus and Kazakhstan of food processed from Western raw materials as Moscow seeks to damp down domestic food price rises triggered by its ban on food imports from the West.

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Charter97

Lukashenka dismisses Yakabson

'The president of the Republic of Belarus issued an order to relieve Aliaksandr Yakabson of his duties as chairman of the State Control Committee in connection with transfer to another job.

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Charter97

Putin's sanctions hit Belarusian trucking companies

The Ministry of Transport and Communications of Belarus says the restrictive measures hit Belarusian companies that transport goods in refrigerated trailers.

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Charter97

Streamer "No to tortures!" emerged at entry road to Minsk

Over the last week the 'Haurus' art group held a series of actions against total lawless of Belarusian police.

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Hospitality Net

VI Hotels assumes management of Marriott Hotel Minsk

Vienna International Hotelmanagement AG , the biggest Austrian hotel operator, is acting as management partner for the 5-star Marriott Hotel Minsk.

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Charter97

Minsk residents about Charter'97 blocking: They are closed for writing truth

Beltelecom, the national monopoly telecom provider, continues to block access to charter97.org .

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Charter97

Yury Liashchynski: Lukashenka doesn't like some Belarusians living abroad

They said the consulate does not give explanations why the entry was denied. I have the 'entry denied' stamp for August 14 in my passport and another stamp for August 26, 2013, in my old passport.

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Charter97

Beltelecom refused to give reasons of blocking

Since yesterday evening the editorial office of charter97.org tried to obtain a comment of 'Beltelecom' representatives .

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TeleGeography CommsUpdate

MTS Belarus deploys 3G technology on Minsk subway

Belarus has announced it is upgrading base stations in all Minsk Metro rail stations with 3G, and also to reduce extraneous noise by deploying high definition Voice technology on the network.

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Poland will increase its apple exports to Belarus

Belarusian authorities earlier claimed they would not restrict the imports of foodstuff from the EU, like Russia had done, a Polish Wiadomosci reports .

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Groong

Dmitry Medvedev Confirmed Treaty On Armenia's Accession To EEU And...

DMITRY MEDVEDEV CONFIRMED TREATY ON ARMENIA'S ACCESSION TO EEU AND SUBMITTED TO RUSSIAN PRESIDENT FOR SIGNATURE 12:46, 14 August, 2014 YEREVAN, AUGUST 14, ARMENPRESS.

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The Day

"Ukraine's European choice does not have an alternative now"

In Belarus Andrei Kureichyk is called "a man with a hyperactive civic stand." A playwright and screenwriter, he is not only active in his response to social processes, but is also very productive in his creative work, writes a lot, and realizes his works into theater or movie production.

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AkiPress

10:23 Nazarbayev, Putin, Lukashenko talk over how to keep embargoed goods out of Russia

The leaders of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan, which share a customs-free zone, have discussed measures to prevent illegal supplies of embargoed goods to Russia, the Kremlin said Wednesday.

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