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Russia hinders the road for smuggled goods from Belarus

Russia hinders the road for smuggled goods from Belarus  ? 75

27.08, 17:25 in the world

Rosselkhoznadzor (the Federal Veterinary and Phytosanitary Monitoring Service of Russia) has not believed in Belarusian apples and bell peppers.

Lukoil filling stations sell diluted fuel?

Lukoil filling stations sell diluted fuel?  115

27.08, 12:16 Society

Fuel contains white impurities that precipitate out.

Militants and Russians launch attack on southern Donetsk region

Militants and Russians launch attack on southern Donetsk region  86

27.08, 9:19 Ukraine

Separatists began an attack after the talks in Minsk had ended.

Ukrainian journalists mistook police van for OB vehicle

Ukrainian journalists mistook police van for OB vehicle  12

27.08, 8:39 Society

A vehicle, which is usual for the Belarusian capital, was noticed near the embassy of Ukraine.

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27.08

Maryna Adamovich: Im perplexed 27

17:32, Politics

Maryna Adamovich: Im perplexed

The wife of Mikalai Statkevich, a political prisoner, who is in prison for more than 3.5 years, is surprised by the visit of the EU and Ukraine leaders to Minsk.

Smaliavichy resident gets 5 days in custody for distributing newspapers 4

16:55, Politics

Smaliavichy resident gets 5 days in custody for distributing newspapers

The case of activist Andrei Kasheuski was heard by Minsk's Kastrychnitski district court.

Authorities ban anti-war pickets near embassies of Russia and Iraq 6

16:18, Politics

Authorities ban anti-war pickets near embassies of Russia and Iraq

The Minsk authorities didn't permit BCD activists to hold anti-war pickets on August 28.

Turchynov demands Poroshenko to convene military council on account of Russias invasion photos 89

15:51, Ukraine

Turchynov demands Poroshenko to convene military council on account of Russias invasion

The situation in the Southern Front should be considered at the session.

Football fan detained at Barysau stadium for scarf with Pahonia coat of arms photos 16

14:00, Society

Football fan detained at Barysau stadium for scarf with Pahonia coat of arms

Football fans figured out the name of a major involved in the incident. They are now trying to identify the steward.

Minsk city executive committee: Injured at work pay a fine 45

13:48, Society

Minsk city executive committee: Injured at work  pay a fine

There is a proposal to amend the Administrative Offences Code of Belarus, and to introduce sanctions against employees who violate requirements of occupational health and safety.

Yatseniuk: Russia plans on stopping gas transit through Ukraine in winter 18

13:17, Ukraine

Yatseniuk: Russia plans on stopping gas transit through Ukraine in winter

The Russian Federation plans on cutting off natural gas through the territory of Ukraine into the European Union countries.

Chinese military will be trained in Belarus

13:11, Army

Chinese military will be trained in Belarus

A delegation from China paid a working visit to Belarus on 22-25 August.

Explosion at heat and power station under construction in Luninets (Photo)

12:09, Events

Explosion at heat and power station under construction in Luninets (Photo)

A powerful explosion took place at around 17:00.

At summit in Minsk journalists were offered vodka and cognac already since morning (Photo)

11:42, Society

At summit in Minsk journalists were offered vodka and cognac already since morning (Photo)

Todays summit with Putin and Poroshenko in Minsk is some kind of a completely surreal event.

Lida Footwear Factory switches over to 4-day working week 21

11:17, Society

Lida Footwear Factory switches over to 4-day working week

The enterprise, at which about 730 people are employed, is in a difficult economic condition.

Dozens comrades from different countries congratulate Mikalaj Dziadok 3

10:48, Politics

Dozens comrades from different countries congratulate Mikalaj Dziadok

Political prisoner Mikalaj Dziadok turned 26 last Saturday.

Stanislav Belkovsky: Putin will try to bribe dead servicemens relatives 16

10:01, in the world

Stanislav Belkovsky: Putin will try to bribe dead servicemens relatives

In order to avoid a scandal, Putin will bribe relatives of the Russian servicemen killed in battle in Ukraine.

Lukashenka: Talks were not easy 10

9:02, Politics

Lukashenka: Talks were not easy

Positions of the parties differed drastically.

Azarenka advances at US Open 11

8:25, Sport

Azarenka advances at US Open

The Belarusian will continue her quest for the first US Open title against American Christina McHale.

Putin: We cannot speak of ceasefire conditions  ? 83

7:54, Politics

Putin: We cannot speak of ceasefire conditions

Russias president believes that Ukraine should negotiate a truce directly with the separatists.

Terrorist from Barysau died near Elenovka (Photo) 125

0:37, Ukraine

Terrorist from Barysau died near Elenovka (Photo)

On 24 August Ukraine National Guard soldiers destroyed a column of terrorists in the vicinity of Elenovka settlement.

26.08

Poroshenko and Putin met tete-a-tete photos 39

21:28, Ukraine

Poroshenko and Putin met tete-a-tete

The two leaders spoke two hours.

He changed countenance: How Poroshenko met Putin 84

17:16, Politics

He changed countenance: How Poroshenko met Putin

Here is the spirit of the meeting of the Ukrainian and Russian presidents in 6 seconds.

Self-proclaimed mayor of Sloviansk looks for job in Belarus 44

16:34, Ukraine

Self-proclaimed mayor of Sloviansk looks for job in Belarus

Vladimir Pavlenko says he had become a mayor of Sloviansk by chance.

Talks in Minsk held behind the closed doors  ? 52

16:32, Politics

Talks in Minsk held behind the closed doors

(updated) The EU - Ukraine - Eurasian Troika summit has started in Minsk.

Putin: Banned products get in Russia through Belarus 37

16:03, Politics

Putin: Banned products get in Russia through Belarus

The president of Russia accuses Belarus of smuggling.

What surprised Putin in Minsk? (Photo) photos 69

15:57, Politics

What surprised Putin in Minsk? (Photo)

Users of social networks are discussing the expression of the Russian president's face after a conversation with Catherine Ashton.

Minsk school teachers cannot receive wages 13

14:56, Society

Minsk school teachers cannot receive wages

Teachers of secondary school No. 19 in Minsk complain about a delay in wages.

Paviel Vinahradau gets arrested for 10 days

14:32, Politics

Paviel Vinahradau gets arrested for 10 days

On 25 August the court of Minsks Moscow district sentenced the former political prisoner to 10 days of administrative arrest.

Putin comes to Minsk with hour delay 47

14:21, Politics

Putin comes to Minsk with hour delay

Russias president has arrived in Minsk.

Jam over sugar in Minsk Almi supermarket (Video) 19

14:11, Society

Jam over sugar in Minsk Almi supermarket (Video)

Within 6 hours all the sugar was bought out from the store.

Passengers of Minsk metro to face tougher security checks 15

13:42, Society

Passengers of Minsk metro to face tougher security checks

As many as 24 zones for the personal examination of passengers, examination of their luggage will be arranged at 14 stations of the Minsk metro system in September 2014.

No more PR photos 96

11:53, Politics

No more PR

Talks between Lukashenka and Poroshenko have been held in Minsk.

Volodymyr Ohryzko: Cost of imaginary agreements with Russia is equal to zero 11

11:40, Politics

Volodymyr Ohryzko: Cost of imaginary agreements with Russia is equal to zero

The talks in Minsk won't bring results.

Ukrainian political scientist: In Minsk Poroshineko will be in obvious minority 12

11:11, Politics

Ukrainian political scientist: In Minsk Poroshineko will be in obvious minority

Kyiv political scientist Dmytro Ponamarchuk believes that the meeting in Minsk does not promise any significant progress at least for the reason that it will not even take place in a neutral territory.

Possible changes in Minsk airport's operation on 26 August 2

9:45, Society

Possible changes in Minsk airport's operation on 26 August

The Belarusian air carrier Belavia encourages passengers to arrive at the National Airport Minsk in advance on 26 August.

Anders Fogh Rasmussen: Humanitarian convoy is deceptive maneuver 14

9:39, Ukraine

Anders Fogh Rasmussen: Humanitarian convoy is deceptive maneuver

Russia used the convoy allegedly carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine's east to distract attention.

Photo-fact: Graffiti to support political prisoners in Minsk photos 4

8:58, Politics

Photo-fact: Graffiti to support political prisoners in Minsk

Minsk anarchists drew new graffiti to support political prisoners.

Alexandra Sasnovich into US Open round two 3

8:54, Sport

Alexandra Sasnovich into US Open round two

World No.120 Alexandra Sasnovich of Belarus took a solid 6-4, 6-3 victory over World No.67 Anna Schmiedlova of Slovakia.

Opposition activists get arrested before Minsk meeting 15

8:53, Politics

Opposition activists get arrested before Minsk meeting

Police detains the activists before the meeting of Poroshenko, Putin and EU leadership.

Homel activist called police and got detained 13

8:45, Politics

Homel activist called police and got detained

Activist Kanstanstsin Zhukouski was detained in the centre of Homel on the evening of August 25.

Stanislau Shushkevich: Russia thinks empire is impossible without Ukraine 35

8:05, Politics

Stanislau Shushkevich: Russia thinks empire is impossible without Ukraine

Today's meeting in Minsk will not stop the war.

Right to resist (Video)  ? 32

7:35, Politics

Right to resist (Video)

The national spirit of the Belarusians is not broken.

25.08

Shayeu and Kudravets settled down in Drazdy-2  ? photos

20:27, Society

Shayeu and Kudravets settled down in Drazdy-2

The chairman of the Investigations Committee and CEO of the Belarusian Potash Company (BPC) have become the new residents of the elite settlements near Minsk.

Anatoly Shumchanka: Sole traders left alone for present 15

17:33, Politics

Anatoly Shumchanka: Sole traders left alone for present

For almost 2 months Belarusian individual entrepreneurs have been working according to the new rules.

Extremism commission to evaluate information products

17:22, Politics

Extremism commission to evaluate information products

A commission to evaluate if information has signed of extremism will be set up in Belarus.

Alyaksandr Yarashuk: Authorities increase tensions between social strata

17:04, Society

Alyaksandr Yarashuk: Authorities increase tensions between social strata

The authorities have found a pipe in the mouth.

Vital Rymasheuski: Poroshenko tries to prevent invasion from Belarus 23

15:26, Politics

Vital Rymasheuski: Poroshenko tries to prevent invasion from Belarus

The talks in Minsk will not bring any results.

Deputy Kastahorau bought flat in Moscow priced at $1 mln  ? 74

14:29, crime

Deputy Kastahorau bought flat in Moscow priced at $1 mln

Besides, he had built a cottage in Mahilyou $350,000 worth and bought 2 expensive cars.

Police came for Pavel Vinahradau 10

13:35, Politics

Police came for Pavel Vinahradau

Police officers want to detain a former political prisoner.

5,000 Belarusians at Lyapis's concert in Vilnius (Video) photos

13:08, Society

5,000 Belarusians at Lyapis's concert in Vilnius (Video)

Belarusian fans said good-bye to their favourite band.

FSB detains bus with Belarusians going to Katyn

12:58, Society

FSB detains bus with Belarusians going to Katyn

The bus has been detained at the border between Belarus and Russia.

Photo fact: Posters in Brest to celebrate 500th anniversary of Vorsha battle victory

12:13, Society

Photo fact: Posters in Brest to celebrate 500th anniversary of Vorsha battle victory

Large bright posters celebrating the anniversary of the Vorsha battle anniversary appeared in the streets of Brest.

Mikalaj Statkievich learns English in prison

11:50, Politics

Mikalaj Statkievich learns English in prison

The political prisoner sent a postcard home, in which he tells about the recent events.

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