News on 22.08.2012
17:47, — Politics
People, photographed together with Zhanysh Bakiyev, are wanted on charges of triple murder.
17:40, — Politics
The authorities act, being guided by expediency, not by the law, suggests the leader of the "For Freedom" movement.
16:49, — Politics
(updated) Activists of “European Belarus”, who return from Warsaw, are being detained right on Minsk central railway station.
16:47, — Politics
On recommendation of CEC head Lidzia Yarmoshyna, constituency election commissions across Belarus register parliamentary candidates on August 22.
15:57, — Politics
The Administration of Lukashenka writes that “any interference with activity of judges is unacceptable and punishable under the law”.
14:07, — Politics
Activists of the Belarusian Christian Democracy party, Halina Karzhaneuskaya and Inna Loika, were fined three basic units by the Savetski district court of Minsk.
13:03, — Politics
The head of the Central Election Commission (CEC) doesn't like aspirants for parliamentary seats.
12:41, — Economics
Because of Russia's WTO accession Belarusian enterprises will have to cut expenses and dismiss some workers.
12:23, — Politics
The dictator explains why he appointed new foreign minister.
11:36, — Politics
They were allowed to have a 1.5-hour phone conversation through the glass barrier.
11:05, — Politics
A tribunal was held in Oshmyany to hear complaints of civil activist and human rights defender Mikalai Ulasevich.
10:42, — Politics
Alyaksandr Lukashenka awarded former foreign minister Syarhei Martynau with the Order of Fatherland Third Class.
10:33, — Politics
German experts are confident Belarus will become a normal country after Lukashenka quits.
10:29, — Politics
Vice-President of the Congress of Democratic Labor Unions Gennady Fyadynich said that there are no elections in Belarus.
10:19, — Politics
Syarhei Housha was found guilty of swearing during his conversation with the head of the constituency election commission.
10:08, — Politics
An activist of European Belarus civil campaign, Alyaksei Tyoply, was detained in Minsk about an hour ago.