News on 6.05.2014
17:42, — Society
Headmasters of educational institutions of Barysau were ordered to write explanatory reports on why stadium platforms had been half-empty.
17:30, — Politics
The fans explain it by the crackdown on activists ahead of the Ice Hockey World Championship.
16:54, — Politics
The former political prisoner Syarhei Kazakou has been detained by policemen in Minsk.
16:20, — Politics
A man, who knows neither Russian nor English, was placed in a stress position in the detention facility.
16:11, — Politics
Police representatives say they are completely unaware of oppositionists’ arrests ahead of the Ice Hockey World Championship.
15:42, — Europa
Aliaksandr Paliakou, an activist of the National Bolshevik movement, has been detained in Minsk.
15:41, — Europa
The authorities implement different measures to prevent a terrorist attack.
14:32, — Europa
The authorities do not want to draw in military confrontation civilians of Donbas, that is why they do not act so promptly.
14:17, — Society
The intergovernmental agreement on visa abolition between Belarus and Turkey will enter force on 1 June 2014.
14:06, — Politics
Men in civilian clothes are waiting outside flats of activists of the National Bolshevik movement.
14:00, — Culture
Officials have refused to issue a touring certificate for a concert of Amaroka.
13:47, — Europa
Members of the Verkhovna Rada voted against the bill “On holding all-Ukrainian consultative poll on May 25, 2014”.
12:36, — Politics
Colonel Sergei Terebov has been appointed head of the State Security Committee (KGB) department for Gomel Oblast.
12:16, — Politics
Activists are thrown in prisons for the time of the Ice Hockey World Championship in Minsk.
12:12, — Europa
An action of activists of AutoMaidan is taking place near the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.
11:52, — Politics
Having denied arms provision to Ukraine, the USA sent a signal to Moscow that it may continue the aggression with impunity.
11:47, — Society
On 2 May the primary organization of the Belarusian Independent Trade Union (BITU) comprised of Naftan workers registered a claim suing Navapolatsk city executive committee.
11:44, — Sport
Fans of football club Partizan disrupted a ceremony to award participants of a pseudo-sporting tournament.
11:18, — Europa
Russian saboteurs plan provocations in seven regions, including Kyiv, on May 9.
10:31, — Europa
A closed sitting of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine started.
10:14, — Politics
Despite the claims of support to the church, the dictator continues repressions against it.
9:14, — Politics
The G7 countries are ready to impose new sanctions on the Russian authorities.
8:55, — Politics
Opposition activists, who were detained in Homel and Minsk, will be tried today.
8:44, — Culture
The first semi-final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 in Copenhagen will take place at the B&W Hallerne on 6 May.
8:39, — Europa
More than 30 terrorists have already been killed during an anti-terrorist operation in eastern Ukraine, Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov has said on his Facebook page.
8:36, — Politics
The appeal was denied.