News on 7.05.2014
Uladzimir Labkovich: Martin Uggla denied entry to Belarus for protests against Hockey World Championship 2
18:17, — Politics
The Belarusian regime is going to welcome only “proper” human rights activists, politicians and journalists.
17:24, — Society
Evroopt retail chain does not give comments why it decided not to hand out St. George's ribbons.
17:21, — Society
One of the leaders of “Tell the Truth!” civil campaign Andrei Dzmitryeu has made a video address dedicated to drugs problem.
16:53, — Politics
The activist was detained at his home by a police squad.
16:46, — Politics
Russia asks the attackers who had taken over towns in eastern Ukraine to reschedule the referendum of May 11 to a later date.
16:32, — Society
Imported beer is to be banned during the Ice Hockey World Championship in Minsk.
15:56, — Society
A Russian military and patriotic TV channel “Zvezda” (“Star”) is launched in Belarus.
15:33, — Society
Uladzimir Voukau may face up to 8 years of imprisonment.
15:05, — Politics
The draft law has phrases due to which political prisoners are not included in the amnesty.
14:53, — Army
The amount of Russian weapons on the territory of Belarus is to be increased.
14:15, — Politics
The leader of the organising committee to create the Young Christian Democrats association (YCD), Maryna Khomich, is summoned to the police station.
14:13, — Politics
In the morning of May 6 four active fans of capital’s club “Partyzan” were detained.
14:10, — Politics
It is immoral and dangerous to take part in the Ice Hockey World Championship in Minsk.
13:38, — Politics
The head of Sweden-based human rights organisation Östgruppen has been detained at the national airport in Minsk.
12:59, — Europa
Angela Merkel condemned the plans of the Russian leadership to hold the Victory parade in Crimea and called the decision a “shame”.
12:58, — Europa
Ukrainian ministers go to Kharkiv to discuss constitutional reform with region's representatives.
12:55, — Society
Foreign travel requirements for customs officers have been toughened.
12:16, — Politics
Police steps up control over activists of the United Civil Party ahead of the Ice Hockey World Championship.
12:08, — Politics
Lukashenka has headed to the Russian Federation on a working visit.
11:35, — Europa
The building of the city council in Mariupol (Donetsk region) was released by Mariupol national guard forces early on Wednesday, Channel 5 has reported.
11:18, — Politics
The police detained Dzmitry Karashkou, a coordinator of the Homel-based initiative “Stop drinking, you need to live”, on the morning of May 7.
11:10, — Europa
Around $2 billion from the first tranche will be sent to finance the deficit of the national budget.
10:39, — Politics
The activist was sent to a detention centre in Akrestsin Street.
9:11, — Europa
According to operative data of “Information Resistance”, the fight is taking place uptown in Slaviansk.
7:55, — Europa
NATO will consider permanently stationing troops in Eastern Europe.