Belarus

8 September 2017
'How Can I Not Go Into the Forest?'

Poaching in the Chernobyl zone continues, and it’s not hard to see why. From Euroradio.

 
1 September 2017
Underground Belarusian
If you want your kids to grow up speaking Belarusian, you’ll need to fight for it. From openDemocracy.
By Alena Spasyu
 
28 August 2017
Belarusian Opposition Voice Jailed Ahead of War Games Premium

Lukashenka foe Mikalai Statkevich’s protest actions have landed him in jail on many occasions.

 
23 August 2017
New Ukraine Truce in Offing Premium

NATO rejects Belarusian invitation to observe next month’s Russian-led military exercises.

 
18 July 2017
When Revisiting History is a Threat Premium

Why do the Belarusian authorities oppose the revision of the Great Patriotic War myth?

By Vadzim Bylina
 
29 June 2017
10 Things You Should Not Do in Belarus

In Europe’s “last dictatorship,” you should definitely be careful what you photograph and joke about. From European Radio for Belarus (ERB).

 
15 June 2017
We Like It Here, But We Want to Go to Austria

For Chechen refugees, the route from Belarus to Poland only takes three days with the right papers, but for others it can take an eternity. From Euroradio. 

By Ales Pilecki
 
23 May 2017
UN Report Warns of Growing Clampdown in Belarus Premium

After a period of going easy on dissent, the Lukashenka regime crushed nationwide protests in March.

 
9 May 2017
A Potent Mix Premium

Recent incidents in Belarus show that pan-Slavism and Neo-Nazism do go together.

By Veranika Laputska
 
11 April 2017
Sanctions or Relief for Belarus? Washington Waits to Decide Premium

Anti-Lukashenka mood could revive in U.S., EU over his crackdown on dissent, renewed ties with Russia.

 

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