News on 7.12.2012
16:09 Dictator adopts “serfdom decree” 390
The dictator has signed decree No. 9 “On additional measures to develop the wood processing industry”.
14:04 Ivashkevich: Amendments to Electoral Code are disguise for West 5
Amendments to the electoral legislation will not affect the course of electoral campaigns, a politician is confident.
13:25 Emergency in Maladzechna: Ammonia leak, evacuation photo 33
A leak of ammonia happened at the meat processing factory in Maladzechna.
13:15 The village of Paulovichy was burnt down after an appeal to Lukashenka photo 61
Among other possible reasons its residents name a sale of the land to a new owner.
12:59 They threaten with Interpol for refusing from dactylography
The Ministry of Interior undertakes new tricks in order to force people to agree for their fingerprints to be taken.
12:50 National Bolshevik questioned because of explosion at Lithuanian embassy
Policemen from Minsk Moscow district’s police department came to Dzmitry Siniak in the evening on 6 December because of the attack on the Lithuanian embassy in Minsk.
12:35 Opposition activist detained on border
A car of Fair World party activist was detained at Novaya Huta checkpoint on the Ukrainian-Belarusian border.
12:33 Hilary Clinton: Repressions and intimidation continues in Belarus
The government in Belarus continues to regularly violate human rights.
12:05 Art Syadziba closed for third time
The opening of Art Syadziba project scheduled for December 6 in Minsk was not held.
11:37 Dismissed historian tries to return to work through court 9
Andrei Charnyakevich was dismissed from Yanka KUpala University of Hrodna in September for alleged “breach of labour discipline”.
10:19 Mikhnevich wants OSCE to forget about human rights 44
A Belarusian delegation calls on the organisation to give up the policy of sanctions.