News on 19.02.2013
17:30 Targets of new US sanctions: who is who?
Belarusian Yury Charniauski is accused of selling arms to Iran and illegal drugs trafficking.
15:18 Victoria Azarenka out of Dubai 16
The World No. 2 has a foot injury.
13:23 Druzhba pipeline for sale 101
The Belarusian government is ready to sell the Belarusian section of the Druzhba pipeline.
13:12 Vasil Staravoitau has died 74
Former political prisoner and legendary ex-head of the collective farm "Rassvet" was 88.
13:00 Signature collection for Belarusian interface for Android started 45
The petition for Google has been initiated by Anatol Taranau.
11:53 With Visor Raised award — for Raisa Mikhailouskaya 11
Human rights defender Raisa Mikhailouskaya to receive With Visor Raised award.
11:40 Zhadobin “does not want to and will not refuse” a conscripted army 67
Belarus does not intend to switch to a fully contracted army, the Defense Minister lieutenant general Yury Zhadobin stated.
11:30 Belarus health resort’s management arrested? 31
The head of the health resort Belarus, located in Sochi, and his deputies, who were called to Minsk several weeks ago, disappeared.
11:14 Iryna Khalip advised to go abroad and not return
A journalist, who was permitted to travel abroad, came to the Partyzanski district police department for a check.
10:07 Praying for political prisoners in Vitebsk 2
BCD activists from Vitebsk held a prayer for political prisoners.
9:59 Lukashenka is afraid of the residence assault photo 189
Belarus has bought from Israel anti-ram blockers for the ruler’s residence, the newspaper Izvestiya reports.
8:58 International championships – helping hand to dictator 66
European politicians criticise holding track cycling and ice hockey world championships in Lukashenka's Belarus.
8:01 Opposition said about «rigged election» in Armenia 2
A protest action is being held near the office of the Central Election Committee in Yerevan.