News on 23.09.2012
19:30, — Politics
For more than five hours there has been no connection to the observers Siarhei Martsaliau and Aryna Lisetskaya.
19:14, — Politics
A voter in Mogilev puzzled the electoral commission with his question.
18:49, — Politics
The number of voters at a polling station increased in a mystical way.
18:19, — Politics
A teacher from one of the schools from Frunze district told about the “vote for another” service, which was offered by the school’s administration:
17:31, — Politics
The electoral commissions went nervous over the turnout.
17:16, — Politics
International observers point out that Belarusians are boycotting the elections.
16:36, — Politics
In Eindhoven, Netherlands, commemoration ceremony took place to mark the 13th anniversary of their disappearance on September 16 2012.
16:32, — Politics
The Bundestag and OSCE’s Parliamentary Assembly member Marieluise Beck, who was denied a Belarusian visa, is following the situation from Germany. It is said in the statement that she disseminated, Radio Free Europe reports.
16:13, — Politics
An observer from the polling station 121 of the constituency 94 in Minsk reported to charter97.org about that.
16:03, — Politics
According to the official data, the Vitebsk region forestalled all the others in early voting.
15:59, — Politics
The OSCE mission did much good work for Belarus and the people of Belarus.
15:45, — Politics
Dzmitry Lasko was at the polling station 704 (Minsk’s Partisan constituency). A policeman demanded him to delete the pictures he made at the polling station.
15:38, — Politics
OSCE PA observers already report about mass violations during the “election”.
15:18, — Politics
The elections are held with unceasing repressions towards opposition, civil society and independent journalists on the background.
14:55, — Politics
“We should be careful to use the word 'election' in order not to create the impression that Belarus has a semblance of normality,” member of the European Parliament Pawel Kowal comments on today's vote in Belarus.
14:28, — Politics
The observers at the polling station 11 in Brest-Eastern constituency came to know about an incident, when a woman who died eight years ago was included in a voting list.
14:04, — Politics
An adviser to the Polish president comments on the course of the “election” in Belarus.
13:45, — society
The “Nasha Niva” photographer Siarhei Hudzilin, which was denied an official accreditation for “Dazhynki-2012”, still went to Horki to see the “festivity of grain growers and harvest” with his own eyes.
13:41, — Politics
The parliamentary candidate in the Western-Brest constituency 1 Aliaksandr Melnik was not allowed to the counting of the voted at the polling station in a hospital belonging to the railway agency.
13:26, — Politics
More than a third of the observers were denied to get the voters lists form electoral commissions.
13:20, — Politics
The head of the Polish foundation “Freedom and Democracy” is sure, that it is pointless to negotiate with the Belarusian dictator – he will cheat anyway.
13:20, — Politics
The head of the Central Election Commission (CEC) says the parties, which withdrew their candidates from the “election”, will be obliged through a court to give back the money they received for printing election materials.
12:59, — Politics
On behalf of opposition activists official information about the “elections” is spread.
12:31, — Politics
Peter Baseika, a proxy of the parliamentary candidate Velry Karankevich, was detained by police from Khotimsk police department near the polling station 55.
12:29, — Politics
Ales Marchanka was questioned in Minsk Central district’s police department.
12:27, — Politics
Brothers Andrei and Aliaksei Dvaretskiya are in the jail in the Akrestsina street in Minsk.
Anatol Liabedzka: The regime is “throwing a bone” to the ones who participate in the elections till the end 11
12:22, — Politics
The oppositionists, who participate in the farce, have given the regime a room for maneuver, the politician believes.
12:20, — Politics
Lukashenka said he received two applications for a pardon a month ago from two prisoners convicted for the events December 19, 2010, during the presidential election.
12:08, — Politics
The dictator attacked the Polish for criticizing his elections.
12:06, — Politics
An opinion poll on TUT.by website shows 78% of respondents will not vote.
12:03, — Politics
An outrageous case of law violation filmed by an observer in Brest.
11:52, — Politics
Amos Roberts, Australian SBS TV journalist was searched at the customs of Minsk-2 airport.
11:49, — Politics
The journalists were kept in Minsk-2 airport the whole night.
11:46, — Politics
Polish TV reporter was detained in Slonim on 21 September.
11:37, — Politics
Leaflets calling for boycott of the elections were found in the politician’s car.
11:07, — Politics
The Belarusian “parliamentary election” are being carried out amid falsifications.
10:55, — Economics
Fuel prices may rise on October 1.
9:33, — Politics
The two main opposition parties in Belarus are urging voters to boycott Sunday’s election, after earlier withdrawing their candidates from the race.
8:29, — society
The opposition activist will be buried at the cemetery in the village of Dubinka, Mahileu district.