News on 29.08.2012
17:31, — Politics
Businessman Alyaksandr Solap was denied registration as a parliamentary candidate and received information that police prepares an operation against him.
15:56, Ales Mikhalevich, Bielorusskiye Novosti — Politics
Lukashenka is afraid that Moscow will “put him away”, so he is doing his best to decrease the number of potential peers.
15:53, — Politics
Investigation into the case of Hrodna-based journalist Andrzej Poczobut, a correspondent for Gazeta Wyborcza, has been extended until September 21 “to carry out additional investigative procedures”.
14:50, — Politics
Pyotr Baseika, an activist of the initiative group pf BPF candidate Valery Karankevich, has been dismissed due to “expiration of employment contract”.
13:27, — Politics
Political prisoner Pavel Sevyarynets, a co-head of the Belarusian Christian Democracy party, comments on a new sentence for the Young Front leader.
13:22, — Politics
Youth Liberals of Great Britain continue the campaign for the protection of Belarusian journalists.
12:53, — Politics
It's clear that the government understood the idea of boycotting begins to take effect, a film director thinks.
10:37, — Politics
Calls to boycott the “election” were replaced by the polonaise “Farewell to the Homeland”.
9:20, — Politics
The reason is cooperation between the German police and Belarusian law-enforcement agencies.
9:01, — Sport
The match with Israeli “Hapoel” has ended in a tie.
8:58, — Politics
A court of Ecuador rejected an extradition request for Alexander Barankov.
8:52, Natallia Radzina — Politics
If the opposition leaves the mock-election immediately, we might have one last chance to save the political prisoners.