News on 8.06.2012
17:11, — Politics
Ronald Pofalla took part in the festive event dedicated to the 20th anniversary since the European Humanities University was founded.
16:58, — Politics
Political prisoner Yauheny Vaskovich does not receive even empty envelopes of the letters sent to him.
16:41, — society
US Charge d`Affaires Michael Scanlan visited Brest on Thursday to donate books from his private collection to the Brest Regional Library.
16:08, — Politics
Lawyer Maryna Kavaleuskaya filed complaints to the Prosecutor General's Office and the Ministry of Internal Affairs at the actions by the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Ministry of Defence in connection with a travel ban imposed on her.
15:08, — Politics
Andrei Mouchan, an activist of European Belarus civil campaign beaten by police, visited the Investigation Committee.
14:25, — Politics
Alexander Lukashenko will decide on the parliamentary election day before 18 June.
14:19, — crime
A man arrested while attempting to blow up a police station in Zhlobin, Homyel region, in late May advocates radical Islam, said the press office of the Committee for State Security (KGB) on Friday.
13:19, — Politics
Uladzimir Kobets, Andrei Sannikov's election campaign manager, comments on the meeting with Chief of Staff of the German Chancellery Ronald Pofalla.
13:13, — Politics
Another seven European countries to impose sanctions against the supporters of Alexander Lukashenko and his entourage.
12:33, — Politics
Activists of Action 16 group marked garbage bins with creative graffiti.
12:08, — Economics
The EurAsEc will disburse a $440 million third tranche of a bailout loan to Belarus within a week.
11:40, — Politics
A former employer does not want to pay the last salary to activist of European Belarus civil campaign Yulia Styapanava and threatens to bring a slander lawsuit against her.
11:20, — Economics
Business Insider has published its annual "Index of the world poverty – 2012," in which Belarus ranks 10th.
11:03, — Politics
They worked in Belarus before moving to Dnipropetrovsk.
10:48, — Politics
Ordinary Belarusians not belonging to political parties call to boycott the “election”.
10:02, — Auto
Retail prices for gasoline and diesel fuel, sold at petrol stations, have risen up by 5% on average since June 8.
10:00, — Culture
Finally, the Statute of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania was delivered to Minsk.
9:59, — Economics
Belarus may stop importing Venezuelan oil, the First Vice Premier of Belarus Uladzimir Siamashka told.
9:56, — Events
The fire happened at one of the vehicle parks.
9:31, — Politics
The problems of political prisoner remains the main issue in the relations between the European Union and the Belarusian authorities.
9:25, — Politics
U.S. expresses concern over the recent arrests in Belarus.