News on 23.01.2013
16:05 Haidukou: “All books in KGB library have bad endings” 5
Andrei Haidukou from Navapolatsk, who is accused of spying, doesn't lose heart in the KGB jail and recommends his mother to watch historical films.
15:39 Vitebsk region residents defend doctor, sacked for political reasons video 34
Dwellers of villages in the Vitebsk district demand to reinstate Ihar Pastnou, who was dismissed for criticising Vitebsk region governor Kasinets.
15:22 Kuliashou: I will keep going to France like I did before 97
The former Minister of Internal Affairs, who is not allowed to enter the EU, boasts with his impunity.
14:48 President of Poland to Belarusians: “For our freedom and yours” photo 12
The President of Poland shook hands with Anatol Mikhnavets, the head of the Belarusian National Memory movement, during a wreath-laying ceremony at the graves of insurgents of the 1863 uprising.
13:34 Interrogation for a photo with Bialiatski’s portrait 7
An activist of Belarusian Christian Democracy Siargei Malashonak is called to “a talk” about a picture of him with a portrait of Ales Bialiatski.
12:39 Ales Bialiatski was short listed for the Index on Censorship’s award
The Belarusian human rights activist is one of the nominees of the annual award from the British organization Index on Censorship. He is nominated for the Advocacy award.
12:22 Thorbjørn Jagland: Belarus must release the political prisoners
The Secretary General of the Council of Europe reminded of the conditions for starting the dialogue between the EU and Belarus.
11:32 Forbidden prayer for a shot priest 16
Policemen in Lida did not allow to commemorate a Roman Catholic priest Adam Falkowski.
10:35 Deutsche Welle: Potash blow at Belarus's budget 44
The decrease in export prices of potassium chloride will have painful consequences for the Belarusian economy.
10:17 Court rejected Paganiaila’s appeal for compensation 13
The court of Minsk’s Moscow district did not satisfy the human rights activist’s lawsuit against the state agencies.
9:52 Stanislav Bagdankevich: The authorities decided not to get into troubles 2
The use of Iranian assets brings up too many questions to the Belarusian authorities.
8:35 Credexbank changes name due to US sanctions 12
The Belarusian bank, accused by the US Treasury Department of money laundering, has changed its name to InterPayBank.
8:09 Dictator awards law enforcement officers involved in executing Kavalyou and Kanavalau photo 141
The law enforcement officers involved in the arrest and execution of Kavalyou and Kanavalau have been awarded.