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Belarusian Opposition Activists, Journalists Detained In Minsk
Police in Belarus have detained eight activists, including the leader of the opposition United Civic Party, Anatol Lyabedzka, and two journalists.
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Activists detained at Kamarouka put in prison
Altogether about 10 people were detained, including the UCP chairman Anatol Labiedzka , the head of the Belarusian branch of the international Memorial society Uladzimir Ramanouski , first deputy chairman of the organizational committee for creation of the party BSDP Aliaksandr Arastovich , a cameraman Ales Silich .
Sun Mar 16, 2014
Latvia: the sound of Russiais never far away
Set amid the vast birch woods that stretch towards the Russian border, the Latvian city of Daugavpils is not so much in the KremlinA s backyard as right on its doorstep.
Iran calls for dialogue to resolve Ukraine crisis
TEHRAN Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the Islamic Republic is hopeful that the Ukraine crisis will be resolved through dialogue.
Sat Mar 15, 2014
The six Sukhoi jets are armed with live missiles, sparking fears we could be on the verge of a new Cold War face-off.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Borisovdrev general director arrested
'A criminal case has been opened against the general director of Borisovdrev over part 3 of article 424 of the Criminal Code of Belarus in connection with causing grave consequences to the state's interests during the process of modernisation of the plant,' the committee informs.
Rare Gorilla Caesarean Birth Captured On Video
The San Diego Zoo Safari Park released video of a rare gorilla caesarean birth from Wednesday, and footage of the newborn baby is mesmerizing.
Belarusian citizen detained in Armenia
On February 20, at 4:10 p.m. citizen of the Republic of Belarus Yelena P., DOB 1968, was detected on Isahakyan street, Yerevan and detained by officers of the General Department of Criminal Intelligence of Police of the Republic of Armenia.
Latvian investor forced out of Shklou
Lukashenka's administration ordered the local authorities to find a new investor for Shklov Forest LTD by April 1, 2014.
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Pianist Tatsiana Asheichyk came to SOU from Belarus to study music. Next: Carnegie Hall
When Tatsiana Asheichyk's father asked her at dinner one night which instrument she wanted to play, the eager 5-year-old chose the piano.
Marek Butko: Belarusian ruler is afraid of getting toppled by Moscow
This is how the deputy head of the Polish foundation 'Freedom and Democracy', former first secretary of Poland's embassy in Minsk Marek Butko commented for the charter97.org web-site on the deployment of additional Russia's military jets in Belarus.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
A Wish for Ukraine: As tensions simmer in Crimea, one gay activist...
The Crimean Peninsula is an autonomous republic within Ukraine, and the home to the Russian Black Sea Fleet, in Sevastopol, in accordance with a bilateral Ukrainian-Russian agreement.
Russia transfers nine warplanes to Belarus to 'counter massing of forces on the border'
Six Russian Sukhoi-27 fighter jets and three transport planes have been deployed at Bobruisk airfield in Belarus.
CSTO security bloc monitors NATO buildup over Ukraine
The Collective Security Treaty Organization , a Moscow-led security organization, has noticed increased NATO activity in Eastern Europe, but so far sees no need to prepare a military response.
Belarus - Turkmenistan's important partner
Belarus is an important partner of Turkmenistan, the country's President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said in a telephone conversation with President of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, a message from the Turkmen government said on March 12. The bright example of years of fruitful interaction is the growing trade turnover between the countries and ... (more)
Minsk residents suing Minsk City executive committee
In August 2013 with the support of the initiative 'Our Kuncaushchyna' and the organizational committee for creation of the party Belarusian Christian Democracy Minsk residents collected over 500 signatures under the demand to hold public hearings on the issue of high content of chlorine in potable water in Minsk's October, Moscow and Frunze ... (more)
Wed Mar 12, 2014
"Chorrord Inknishkhanutyun" says the differences between the radical opposition and Gagik Tsarukian's Prosperous Armenia Party are not as serious as they might seem.
Russia will deploy another 15 fighter jets in Belarus
Belarus intends to offer Russia to strengthen the joint military group in the framework of bilateral agreements, in particular with aviation, due to NATO's activities in proximity of the Belarusian border.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
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Journalists vindicated as Ukraine's 'Gas King' faces financial scrutiny
A worker turns a valve at the Nesvizhskaya gas compressor station some 130 kilometres from Minsk, Belarus in this file photo.
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EU to provide 5million Euros for 2MW wind farm construction in Belarus
WAM MINSK, 11th March 2014 - The European Union will allocate 5 million Euros for the construction of a wind farm in Belarus, BelTA learnt from First Deputy Minister of Natural resources and Environment of Belarus Vitaly Kulik.