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12 hrs ago | Charter97

Putin and Nazarbayev to visit Minsk

It was said today by Belarusian prime minister Mikhail Miasnikovich at the meeting with Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev , BelTA reports.

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17 hrs ago | Charter97

Two Catholic priests expelled from Belarus

'Priest Roman Szulc from Mahilou won't continue his service. A Franciscan priest from Ivianets didn't receive permission to serve,' Interfax quotes Archbishop of the Minsk-Mahileu Metropolitan Tadeusz Kondrusiewicz as saying to journalists.

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21 hrs ago | Charter97

Belstat: Nearly 20% enterprises unprofitable in Belarus

On the outcomes of the operations in January-February 2014 1543 organizations turned out to be unprofitable, which comprises 19.3% of the total number.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Charter97

Zianok Pazniak: Putin is ready to invade Ukraine from Belarus

This was stated by the chairman of the Conservative Christian Party BPF Zianok Pazniak during his yesterday's speech in the assembly hall of the Belarusian Autocephalous Orthodox Church cathedral in New York.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Weekday Magazine

Belarusian Leader Speaks Against Federalization In Ukraine

Belarusian President Alyaksandr Lukashenka welomes Ukrainian counterpart Viktor Yanukovych at a welcoming ceremony before the meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council in Minsk in October 2013.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Charter97

Solidarity with Belarus: Lyapis Trubetskoy's Concert in Warsaw

It started at 7 p.m. local time in Krakow suburb in the center of Warsaw. This year a show of a cult Polish band Maleo Reggae Rockers, Kozak System and two Belarusian bands, Amaroka and Lyapis Trubetskoy.

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Charter97

Minsk metro bombing occurred three years ago

Two natives of Vitsebsk Dzmitry Kanavalau and Uladzislau Kavalyou were charged with the bombing.

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Charter97

Authorities ignore anniversary of metro bombing

The blast killed 15 people and injured 387. Dzmitry Kanavalau and Uladzislau Kavaliou of Vitebsk were accused of organising the blast.

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Charter97

Non-governmental organizations in Belarus condemn occupation of Crimea

We, citizens of the Republic of Belarus, representatives of a wide spectrum of civil society organizations, political parties, trade unions, public organizations and initiatives, condemn the official position of the Republic of Belarus at the UN General Assembly on 27 March 2014 and support the resolution on Ukraine's territorial integrity.

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ARMINFO news agency

Single currency for Customs Union countries may be introduced in 2020 ...

The single currency for the countries of the Customs Union and the currently formed Eurasian Economic Union will be introduced not earlier than in 2020, say AmRating Armenian Rating Agency analysts.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Kazakhstan, Asia, Nursultan Nazarbayev

Charter97

Ukrainian ambassador has returned to Minsk

'The ambassador was not withdrawn from Minsk. He went to Kyiv for consultations.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Charter97

Director of Luninets utilities company uses budget funds to pave road for own needs

The director of a public utilities company is suspected of ordering his employees to pave a territory of 1,000 square metres near his house with asphalt last September.

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Charter97

Makei promises political support to Assad

Former ambassador of Syria to Belarus Farouk Taha , who had worked in Belarus since 2007, fled to a European country.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Charter97

$20,000 bribe for job at Minskkoopvtorresursy recycling company

One has to pay from 15,000 to 20,000 dollars to get a job at a scrap metal recycling plant in Minsk.

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Charter97

Market traders to stop work on July 1

'The forum of self-employed businessmen was held in Minsk on April 7. It gathered about 250 people form the capital and regions.

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Today.Az

Caspian Int'l Aqua Technologies Exhibition and Conference due in Baku

By AzerNews Baku will host the second Caspian International Aqua Technologies Exhibition and Conference in Baku Expo Center on April 10-12.

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Book trade news from Book2book

Belarusian Publisher Wins Freedom To Publish Prize

Ihar Lohvinau has received the 2014 IPA Freedom to Publish Prize prize, in recognition of his achievements in defending freedom of expression in Belarus.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Day

Dmitry GALKO: "I felt that people in all the regions wanted real changes"

DMYTRO HAS MORE THAN ONCE BEEN AT UKRAINIAN MILITARY CHECKPOINTS IN KHERSON OBLAST.

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IcWalsall

Cirque du Soleil dresses to thrill as the show heads to Brum

Melody Wood joined Cirque du Soleil's Dralion three years ago and has been travelling the world with their international artists every since.

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Charter97

Explosion near KGB building in Vitebsk was organised by motocross female champion

A former professional motocrosser was sentenced to 4.5 years of imprisonment for the explosion near the KGB building in Vitebsk that took place two years ago.

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