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30 min ago | Mirror.co.uk

Vladimir Putin is 'dragging West towards new Cold War with illegal invasion of Ukraine'

David Cameron spoke out as Nato said Russia had sent 1,000 heavily armed troops to join separatists in a "significant escalation" in "military interference" He spoke out as Nato said Russia had sent 1,000 heavily armed troops to join separatists in a "significant escalation" in "military interference".

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4 hrs ago | Switched

Clever Panda May Have Faked Pregnancy For More Food

When Ai Hin the panda started showing signs of pregnancy earlier this year, the world got pretty darn excited.

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8 hrs ago | Charter97

Pavel Seviarynets: Scared Europeans ready to shake hands with anybody

Pavel Seviarynets , a co-head of the organising committee to create the Belarusian Christian Democracy party, said it to charter97.org .

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13 hrs ago | Charter97

Ales Bialatski: Regime in Belarus looks for benefit to gain from Ukraine's misfortune

Before the meeting of Petro Poroshenko and the leaderships of the Customs and European Unions the authorities arrested opposition activists: police took a Young Front activist Dzmitry Kramianietski straight from home, while a Zmena activist Paviel Vinahradau was accused of disorderly conduct and jailed for 10 days.

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16 hrs ago | International Business Times

Ukraine Ceasefire Looks Remote As Putin Talks Tough At Meeting With Poroshenko

Foreign citizens working and living in Ukraine wave the flags of their countries during a rally demanding justice for the victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, at Independence Square in Kiev July 27, 2014.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Charter97

Minsk city executive committee: Injured at work - pay a fine

There is a proposal to amend the Administrative Offences Code of Belarus, and to introduce sanctions against employees who violate requirements of occupational health and safety.

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The Washington Post

Ukraine says Russia stepping up military activity in Crimea

Ukraine accused Russia on Wednesday of stepping up military activity in the annexed territory of Crimea and sending in troops to help separatists near a key seaport in southeastern Ukraine.

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Charter97

Russia hinders the road for smuggled goods from Belarus

Ten shipments of fruits and vegetables from Belarus have been banned from being imported to the territory of Russia.

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TeleGeography CommsUpdate

MTS Belarus extends Ethernet coverage in Minsk and other regional centres

Belarus has expanded its Ethernet network to more residential areas in the capital Minsk and other regional centres, and announced a cut in internet tariffs - effective 1 September.

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Charter97

Chinese military will be trained in Belarus

It was headed by the deputy head of the chief department for combat training of the General Headquarters of the People's Liberation Army of the People's Republic of China major-general Fan Bei Tsun .

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AkiPress

09:31 Nazarbayev calls for truce in Ukraine, says Kazakhstan ready to give humanitarian aid

Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev calls all the sides to stop the bloodshed in Ukraine and said Kazakhstan is ready to give its humanitarian aid speaking at the Minsk summit of the presidents of Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and high representatives of the EU on August 26. "We urge to stop immediately the humanitarian catastrophe ... (more)

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Iol.co.za

Cape Town Boardwalk - August 26, 2014

FIRED UP: Floating Outfit Project presents In Case of Fire, Run for the Elevator by Boyzie Cekwana at the Live Art Festival.

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Charter97

Passengers of Minsk metro to face tougher security checks

As many as 24 zones for the personal examination of passengers, examination of their luggage will be arranged at 14 stations of the Minsk metro system in September 2014.

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WTOC-TV Savannah

Putin and Poroshenko meet for bilateral talks

A new international draft report says global warming is here, human-caused and can already be considered dangerous.

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Charter97

Talks in Minsk held behind the closed doors

Vladimir Putin has arrived to the Belarusian capital, but it is not known so far whether his bilateral meeting with Ukrainian president is to take place.

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Agricultural Market

Belarus continued harvesting late grains

According to operative data as of August 26, Belarus continued harvesting agricultural crops, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Food of the Republic of Belarus.

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WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

Southeast Ukraine shelled on possible new front

Towering columns of smoke rose Tuesday from outside a city in Ukraine's far southeast after what residents said was a heavy artillery barrage.

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Brandon Sun

Shelling rocks part of southeastern Ukraine; 10 Russian soldiers reported captured near border

Towering columns of smoke rose Tuesday from outside a city in Ukraine's far southeast after what residents said was a heavy artillery barrage.

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Weekday Magazine

Belarusian Opposition Activist Gets 10 Days In Jail

The Moscow District Court in Minsk found the activist, Paval Vinahradau, guilty of using vulgar words in public on August 25 and sentenced him the same day.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Charter97

Photo fact: Posters in Brest to celebrate 500th anniversary of Vorsha battle victory

For what charter97.org learnt, they were disseminated by the activists of the 'Free City' initiative.

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