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Belarus Is Ready To Deepen Relations With Georgia
Criminal case against seasonal foster parents of Vika Maroz goes to Italian court
Belarus is ready to deepen relations with Georgia. Alexander Lukashenko, president of Belarus, stated about that during the meeting with Vano Merabishvili, Georgian Interior Minister on Monday.
Turkmen president appoints new ambassador to Belarus
Law-enforcers in Italy have sent to court a criminal case against an Italian couple who kept a Belarusian orphan girl hidden for almost three weeks in September 2006, the Agenzia Giornalistica Italia news agency reported the previous week.
Andrei Sannikov: «There is not just an interest, but a great need of better relations with Europe»
Ata Gundogdiyev has been appointed Turkmenistan’s ambassador to Belarus, reported the press office of the Turkmen president on September 16.
UN General Assembly to take Kazulin’s destiny under its control
“My expectation is that Belarus will choose Europe as its strategic partner,” - Benita Ferrero Waldner, the European Commissioner for External Relations, said. Are these expectations well-grounded? And what does it require to make them real?
Hrodna inhabitants came outside their homes (Photo)
18 September the 62nd Session of the UN General Assembly is to open in New York. Before the session the presidium of the Belarusian Social Democratic Party (Gramada) called the UN General Assembly for taking violation of human rights in Belarus, particularly criminal prosecution of leader of social democrats Alyaksandr Kazulin under the international control. That was reported by the deputy chairman of the BSDP Igar Rinkevich.
Andrei Klimau is 42.His 6 years he spent in prison
The Hrodna branch of the civil campaign “For Freedom” took the action dedicated to the Day of Solidarity.
Uladzimir Niakliayau: Only European way. There is no other future for us
Today the Belarusian political prisoner Andrei Klimau is 42.The politician celebrates his birthday in the cell of the probation jail in Valadarsky Street.
Minskovites calling for freedom (photo)
14 October in Minsk the European March is to be held. It is aimed at demonstration of the European choice benefits for Belarus, of the real steps for overcoming the economic crises with the help of the united Europe through meeting 12 conditions posed by the European Union for democratization of the country. The way to be chosen by Belarus today ids discussed by the well-known Belarusian port, former Chairman of the Union of Writers, head of the PAN centre Uladzimir Niakliayau in his interview with the Charter’97 press-center.
Viktar Ivashkevich: «The consensus with the authorities can be achieved»
This year 16th of every month has been marked as the Day of Solidarity with Belarusian political prisoners and families of the disappeared, with all those fighting for freedom and democracy in Belarus. That day the actions of solidarity have been taken in Belarus and all over the world.
Puskin left jail for Orsha battle field
The round table “European neighborhood policy and Belarus” was held September 15 in the Belarusian PEN-center. Experts in Belarus’ relations with the European Union, political analysts Andrei Fiodarau and Andrei Yagorau presented their reports. Vice Chairperson of the BNF Party, head of the organizing committee of the European March Viktar Ivashkevich, members of the BNF Party Soim Andrus Sarotnik and Yury Chavusau took part in the discussion.
16 September in Orsha artist Ales Pushkin and youth activist Alyaksei Yanusheusky were released from remand jail. They had been convicted to 7 nights of arrest for minor disorderly conduct charges after being detained at the “Orsha Battle- 2007” bard song festival.