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1 hr ago | Charter97

Belavia delays flight to Saint Petersburg for 6 hours

"The flight B2941 is being delayed at the National Minsk airport, the departure has been postponed 3 times already for 2 hours.

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5 hrs ago | AlertNet

Rebels to attend talks with Russia in Belarus - source

Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine intend to take part in talks with Moscow, Kiev and the OSCE security and rights organisation in Belarus, a source in the rebel leadership said on Thursday.

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6 hrs ago | Charter97

Stanislau Shushkievich: Putin's slave Lukashenka cannot play constructive role in negotiations

First leader of independent Belarus, former chairman of the Supreme Council Stanislau Shushkievich comments for Radio Svaboda on the prospects of today's three-party negotiations over the Ukrainian issue, which a scheduled to take place in Minsk.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Charter97

Haliyafy bookshop closed in Minsk

Haliyafy , a shop selling Belarusian books, and Minsk's first literary coffeehouse, which was opened only two weeks ago, have been closed.

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Eastern Wake News

Mendelev to perform at Wakefield Central Baptist

Euorpean tenor Viktor Mendelev will perform at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 3, at Wakefield Central Baptist Church, 308 Proctor St., Zebulon.

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Salon

The most extreme litter deterrent we've ever heard of

Usually, disposing of your trash on the sidewalk will get you a slap on the wrist or, at worst, a minor fine.

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Charter97

Vintsuk Viachorka: Kyiv has illusions about Lukashenka

Vintsuk Viachorka , a member of the organising committee of the Belarusian Movement and former head of BPF party, said it in an interview with charter97.org .

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Charter97

Lithuania refutes Makei's remarks

Lithuania does not confirm the remark by the Belarusian foreign minister, who said Vilnius had finally approved the construction of the nuclear power station in Astravets.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Star Online

MH17: Kiev wants Ukraine-Russia talks in Belarus on access to crash site

KIEV: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday asked Belarus to host talks between Russian and Ukrainian envoys to discuss access to the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash site in eastern Ukraine.

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Charter97

New Russian military bases to open in Belarus?

It can be concluded from Decree No. 372 of July 20, 2014, which was published on the National Legal Internet Portal.

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Charter97

Belarusians demand to try propagandist Kiselev

Activists of the Belarusian Christian Democracy Party have sent an appeal to the authorities to stop broadcasting of pro-Kremlin channels.

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Charter97

Belarusians don't want to undergo vehicle inspection

Pavel Brachko , the deputy head of the technical policy department of the Ministry of Transport and Communication, turned attention to this trend at a press conference in Minsk on July 29, BelaPAN news agency reports.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Mgyerman.com

The Belarus Free Theatre: Committing Dangerous Acts

For those existing in the cultural space, art and life are intrinsically entwined.

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Canada.com

Eric Morse: How to help Ukraine

Before it was the Commonwealth Games, it was the Empire Games, and Vancouver was the site 60 years ago this week.

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Charter97

Aliaksandr Makaeu sentenced to 15 days for prayer

"The trial was held in Minsk's Maskouski district court. It began during the lunch time, so nobody was allowed to enter the courtroom.

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Charter97

Lukashenka frees Gutseriyev's Slavkali from tax penalties

Lukashenka signed decree No. 370 of July 24, 2014, that forgives tax violations of Slavkali, which was created by Russian oligarch Mikhail Gutserieyv , Lukashenka's big friend, to develop potash deposits, AFN reports.

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Charter97

Ales Bialatski: We must not allow situation Belarus to get "Azerbaijanized"

Such an opinion came in an interview to BelaPAN from a former political prisoner, human rights activist Ales Bialatski , who visited a number of the EU countries in early July and met representatives of the EU institutions.

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Charter97

Mercenaries for Donbas terrorists get transported there via Belarus

They were detained on 25 July while trying to recruit two residents of the Ternopil region, UNIAN reports with a reference to the Ukraine Security Service department for Ternopil region.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

EUobserver

[Analysis] EU sanctions on Russia hurt more than it seems

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News

International Monetary Fund

Republic of Belarus: IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with

On July 16, 2014, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund concluded the Article IV consultation 1 with the Republic of Belarus.

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