Belarus

Explained: Why Belarus Hasn’t Faced Massive Spike In Deaths Despite Lack Of Coronavirus Lockdowns

Western media and opposition activists predicted a massive spike in coronavirus infections in Belarus earlier this month after thousands of soldiers and spectators gathered in Minsk to mark the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe....
Related topics: Activism, Minsk, Anniversaries

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Belarus' Lukashenko Intends To Discuss Missile Construction With China's Xi Jingping

In September 2019, the president of Belarus stated that he would take steps towards cooperating with his Ukrainian counterpart Vladimir Zelensky in order for Minsk to create its own rocket.
Related topics: China, Minsk

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The Infodemic: Belarus' Defiant Attitude Toward Covid-19

Fake news about the coronavirus can do real harm. Polygraph.info is spotlighting fact-checks from other reliable sources here​.Daily DebunkBelarus’ defiant attitude towards the COVID-19 outbreak has caught the world’s attention.Read the full...

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Belarus Just Ordered U.s. Oil For The First Time. It Was A Message To Russia.

Moscow and Minsk used to be close allies, but some cracks have emerged.
Related topics: Russia, Moscow, Minsk

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Us Urges Belarus To Increase Access Of American Business To Its Markets, Pompeo Says

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The United States wants Belarus to allow American companies greater access to Belarusian markets, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement on Friday.
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Monday Assorted Links

1. Photos from Belarus, interesting in their own right but all the more so now. 2. More comments on the models. 3. The lockdown culture that is Ontario: “19-year-old charged after Mercedes clocked doing 308 km/h.” 4. Two million chickens...
Related topics: World Photos

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Mystery Artillery Drone Spotted During Victory Day Parade In Belarus – Video

The drone was one of well over a dozen brand new or heavily modernized pieces of military hardware developed by the Belarusian defence industry to be displayed during the parade.
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Coronavirus Is Spreading Rapidly In Belarus, But Its Leader Still Denies There Is A Problem

The country has one of the fastest-rising infection rates in Eastern Europe. People are taking measures on their own.

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How Pripyat Would Look If Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster Never Happened

The explosion at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant happened in the early hours of 26 April 1986. Since then, nearly 3,000 square miles of territory in northern Ukraine and parts of Belarus have been depopulated, with 1,000 square miles considered an...
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Flouting Covid-19, Belarus’s President Heads To Chernobyl-contaminated Zone To Plant Trees –...

Reporting nearly 9,600 COVID-19 cases and 67 virus-related fatalities, Belarus has remained one of the few countries in the industrialized world to resist widespread lockdown and self-quarantine measures, preferring a ‘pinpoint’ strategy to...
Related topics: Chernobyl, World Videos

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Trump Nominates Julie Fisher To Be Us Ambassador To Belarus - White House

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – US President Donald Trump will nominate Deputy Assistant Secretary for Western Europe Julie Fisher to serve as ambassador to Belarus, a post that has been vacant for more than 10 years, the White House said in a press...
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Fears In Belarus Over Strongman’s Defiant Virus Response

Minsk (AFP) – As most people in Europe are confined to their homes, life goes on as usual in Belarus where even football is continuing — though fears are growing over the leader’s contentious response to COVID-19. “When you...
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Belarusian Women Turn To Self-defence In Battle Against Domestic Violence

Wen-Do, the women's self-defence technique, has a growing following in MinskParticipants in a WenDo class in Minsk, 2020. Photo (c): Hanna Liubakova. Used with permission. On an early Saturday morning some 15 women gather in one of the...
Related topics: Minsk, World Photos

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Lukashenko Plans To Come To Moscow For Wwii Victory Anniversary Celebrations

MINSK (Sputnik) - Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko announced on Friday his intention to come to Moscow for the parade celebrating the 75th anniversary of victory in World War II.
Related topics: Russia, Moscow, Anniversaries, Minsk

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Amid Global Coronavirus-related Shortages Of Protective Masks, One Country Says It Has Made Too Many

Russia moved to close the border with Belarus on Monday amid COVID-19 fears, with the Eastern European country reporting a total of 36 cases of the virus.
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Us Firms Ready To 'immediately' Start Selling Oil To Belarus - State Dept

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US energy companies are prepared to immediately start selling oil to Belarus at market prices, State Department spokesperson Morgan Ortagus said in a press release on Friday.

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Winter Survival Training Without Snow: What Are Uk Commandos Doing In Belarus?

Apparently British military plans to teach its soldiers to operate in cold winter conditions have failed due to abnormally warm weather that has dominated the region recently.
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Come And See: The Power Of Psychological Violence In Elem Klimov’s Anti-war Classic

A stark contrast from triumphalist Allied narratives of World War II, Elem Klimov’s spellbinding Belarus-set masterpiece Come and See–now playing in a beautiful new restoration from Janus Films–tells a harrowing story of the Eastern Front from...

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Hope For ‘long-elusive Progress’ In Negotiating Peace In Eastern Ukraine

Marking the fifth anniversary of the 2015 Minsk II agreement, the UN political chief told the Security Council on Tuesday, that along with the Minsk Protocol and the Minsk memorandum, it remains “the only agreed framework” for a negotiated,...
Related topics: Ukraine, Anniversaries, Minsk

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Belarus President Delivers Striking Rebuke To Vladimir Putin

Tensions between Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin have been growing for more than a year. At contention is Belarus's demand that Russia restore preferable energy export prices, and Putin's pressure for...
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