Belarus

25 July 2016
A Tribute to Pavel Sheremet

The Belarusian journalist, killed by a car bomb last week, was a larger-than-life figure who inspired many with his tenacious reporting and forceful personality.

By TOL
 
20 July 2016
Car Bomb Kills Prominent Journalist in Kyiv

Police are treating Pavel Sheremet’s death as premeditated murder.

 
14 July 2016
Belarusian Customs Officials Corner Red Hot Chili Peppers

Mistaken for Metallica, the band plays along and signs autographs. 

 
8 July 2016
Amnesty Says Belarus Using Telecoms to Spy

The government only lets communication companies operate in country if willing to provide nearly unlimited data to authorities, says report. 

 
1 July 2016
Get Naked and Get Workin’

Belarusians are stripping off their clothes in “support” of their president’s wishes for more nudity in the workplace.

 
28 June 2016
Belarus Experiments With New Kind of Money: Coins
Banknotes to shed four zeroes in leader Lukashenka’s latest bid to slow inflation.
 
7 June 2016
Belarus Moves Against Crimea Recognition Premium
Authorities ban Polish-made globes that depict the peninsula as part of Russia.
 
9 May 2016
EU Condemns Belarus Over Execution Premium

Country remains only nation in Europe still applying the death penalty.

 
16 February 2016
EU Lifts Most Sanctions Against Belarus Premium

Critics fear Brussels has let ‘dictator’ Lukashenka and members of his regime off too easily and too soon.

 
10 February 2016
UN Says Rights Record of Belarus Remains Dismal Premium

The dismal human rights record of Belarus shows no sign of improvement after October’s elections, UN says.

 

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