News on 3.07.2014
16:24 All citizens of Ukraine are to be interrogated in Russia 69
This absurd news was reported by the Investigative Committee of Russia.
13:34 “Preventive” arrests continue 4
On July 3 in the morning an activist of the United Civil Party Anton Zhylko was detained.
12:15 Trains from Belarus to Krasnodar Kray will detour Ukraine
The management board of the Belarusian railways has made decision to change the tickets to the trains, going to Russia’s Krasnodar Kray – now the trains will detour Ukraine.
12:05 Police broke into activist Korban’s apartment
The youth activist Aleh Korban was detained on the eve of the 3 July parade in Minsk.
11:54 Another activist detained in Minsk 8
Apart from the leader of the Alternative organization Aleh Korban, an activist Uladzimir Siarhiejenka has been detained.
11:50 What Putin and Lukashenka spoke about?
The meeting of Aliaksandr Lukashenka and Russia’s president Vladimir Putin took place in Minsk, but the subject of the talks remained undisclosed.
11:37 Belarusians go abroad to celebrate photo 9
There are enormous queues of cars at border checkpoints.
11:26 Putin sent a telegram to Lukashenka 29
Right after Putin left Minsk, he sent a telegram to his ally.
11:07 Barys Pukhouski: “I see actual stability in Hungary, not in Belarus” 10
27-year old playmaker Barys Pukhouski remains one of the brightest Belarusian handball players for many years in a row.
10:30 Has “Belneftekhim” head Igor Zhilin been arrested?
The head of the Belarusian State Concern for Oil and Chemistry (Belneftekhim Concern) Igor Zhilin (Ihar Zhylin) was arrested on July 1 and placed in the pretrial detention centre.
9:26 One of sole traders’ strike’s leaders in hospital under police supervision photo 54
An individual entrepreneur Mikalai Charnavus (Nikolai Chernous) was detained in Baranavichy on July 2.
8:45 BPF party: Parade In Minsk is crazy Russian show 73
And a demonstration of regime’s dependency on its Russian patrons.