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News Belarus: Belarus: The wild world of Chernobyl

Published on: Thursday 09 January 2020
Belarus: The wild world of Chernobyl
News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p07zv9fw

Show more Ninety year old Galina is one of the last witnesses to the wild natural world that preceded the Chernobyl zone in southern Belarus. 'We lived with wolves' she says 'and moose, and elk and ...

News Belarus: Russia resumes limited oil supplies to Belarus amid talks

Published on: Saturday 04 January 2020
Russia resumes limited oil supplies to Belarus amid talks
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory/russia-resume-limited-oil-supplies-belarus-amid-talks-68065961

MINSK, Belarus -- Belarus has reached an agreement with Russia for limited oil supplies after Moscow earlier this week stopped supplying crude amid stalled talks on strengthening economic ties between ...

News Belarus: Belarus’s leader warns Russia against forceful merger

Published on: Tuesday 24 December 2019
Belarus’s leader warns Russia against forceful merger
News source: https://www.bostonglobe.com/news/world/2019/12/24/belarus-leader-warns-russia-against-forceful-merger/2tKmoXtPuOq8XYSrtkYvyM/story.html

His statement reflected simmering tensions between the two allies sparked by the Kremlin’s push for deeper integration. Lukashenko has ruled Belarus, a nation of 10 million people, for more than a ...

News Belarus: More Protests In Minsk Against Closer Integration Between Belarus, Russia

Published on: Friday 20 December 2019
More Protests In Minsk Against Closer Integration Between Belarus, Russia
News source: https://www.rferl.org/a/more-protests-in-minsk-against-closer-integration-between-belarus-russia/30337472.html

MINSK -- Demonstrators gathered again in Minsk to protest plans for greater integration between Belarus and Russia. The December 21 rally lasted about two hours and was attended by about 200 people, ...

News Belarus: Belarus' leader warns Russia against forceful merger

Published on: Tuesday 24 December 2019
Belarus' leader warns Russia against forceful merger
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/belarus-leader-warns-russia-forceful-merger-67914011

MOSCOW -- The president of Belarus warned Russia on Tuesday against a forced merger of the two ex-Soviet neighbors, saying such a move by Moscow could trigger a war. In an interview with Russian radio ...

News Belarus: Leaders of Russia and Belarus discuss deeper integration

Published on: Thursday 19 December 2019
Leaders of Russia and Belarus discuss deeper integration
News source: http://www.startribune.com/leaders-of-russia-and-belarus-discuss-deeper-integration/566370982/

The presidents of Belarus and Russia met Friday to discuss deeper economic ties between the two close allies amid mounting concerns in the Belarusian capital of Minsk that Moscow ultimately wants to subdue its neighbor.

News Belarus: Is Russia eyeing Belarus takeover? Integration talks deepen

Published on: Friday 20 December 2019
Is Russia eyeing Belarus takeover? Integration talks deepen
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory/leaders-russia-belarus-discuss-deeper-integration-67846576

MOSCOW -- The presidents of Belarus and Russia met Friday to discuss deeper economic ties between the two close allies amid mounting concerns in the Belarusian capital of Minsk that Moscow ultimately ...

News Belarus: Belarus Executes Man For Double Murder

Published on: Thursday 19 December 2019
Belarus Executes Man For Double Murder
News source: https://www.rferl.org/a/belarus-executes-man-for-double-murder/30334758.html

A senior prosecutor who oversaw the case, told the publication the execution had been carried out. Belarus is the only country in Europe that enforces the death penalty. In May, the Belarusian Supreme ...

News Belarus: Buyer’s Remorse: Does Belarus Wish It Bought F-16s Instead of Russian Su-30s?

Published on: Saturday 14 December 2019
Buyer’s Remorse: Does Belarus Wish It Bought F-16s Instead of Russian Su-30s?
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/buyer-remorse-does-belarus-wish-070000312.html

Call it buyer’s remorse. But some critics in Belarus say the nation would have been better off buying U.S. F-16s instead of Russian Su-30 fighters. In November 2019, Belarus received the first of its ...

News Belarus: Vladimir Tsyplakov, who played for Kings, Sabres, Belarus Olympic team, dies at 50

Published on: Monday 16 December 2019
Vladimir Tsyplakov, who played for Kings, Sabres, Belarus Olympic team, dies at 50
News source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nhl/2019/12/16/vladimir-tsyplakov-former-nhl-player-olympian-dies-50/2665095001/

MINSK, Belarus – Vladimir Tsyplyakov, a Belarusian hockey player who spent six seasons in the NHL with the Los Angeles Kings and the Buffalo Sabres, has died. He was 50. The Belarus Hockey Federation ...

News Belarus: Protests Erupt as Russia Seeks Closer Ties With Belarus

Published on: Saturday 07 December 2019
Protests Erupt as Russia Seeks Closer Ties With Belarus
News source: https://time.com/5745995/russia-belarus-protests/

(MINSK, Belarus) — The leaders of Russia and Belarus spent more than five hours Saturday in sensitive talks on deepening ties between the two allies — a meeting that triggered a protest in the ...

News Belarus: Leader of Belarus Dismisses Fears Russia Could Swallow His Country

Published on: Wednesday 04 December 2019
Leader of Belarus Dismisses Fears Russia Could Swallow His Country
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/12/05/world/europe/05reuters-belarus-lukashenko-russia.html

The veteran leader of Belarus on Thursday dismissed opposition fears that a possible integration pact with Russia could end with his country losing its independence to Moscow, saying the two countries were not discussing deeper political ties.

News Belarus: Belarus’ leader vows the country won’t become part of Russia

Published on: Wednesday 04 December 2019
Belarus’ leader vows the country won’t become part of Russia
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory/belarus-leader-vows-country-wont-part-russia-67513016

The president of Belarus vowed again Friday that his country will not become a part of Russia, ahead of discussions this weekend with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin over further improving ...

News Belarus: Belarus Has Yet to Reach Compensation Deal in Russian Tainted Oil Row

Published on: Wednesday 04 December 2019
Belarus Has Yet to Reach Compensation Deal in Russian Tainted Oil Row
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/12/05/business/05reuters-russia-oil-belarus.html

MINSK — Belarus and Russia have not yet reached agreement over compensation in a dispute over tainted oil that was pumped through a major pipeline, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said.

News Belarus: Belarus' leader vows the country won't become part of Russia

Published on: Wednesday 04 December 2019
Belarus' leader vows the country won't become part of Russia
News source: http://www.startribune.com/belarus-leader-vows-the-country-won-t-become-part-of-russia/565825922/

MINSK, Belarus — The president of Belarus says the country will never become part of another state, even a "brotherly" one like Russia. Alexander Lukashenko's statement comes before his talks this ...

News Belarus: Belarus May Be Key to Solving NATO’s Problems with Russia

Published on: Tuesday 03 December 2019
Belarus May Be Key to Solving NATO’s Problems with Russia
News source: https://foreignpolicy.com/2019/12/03/tensions-russia-nato-eastern-europe-militarized-belarus/

Argument: Belarus May Be Key to Solving NATO’s Problems with Russia Belarus May Be Key to Solving NATO’s Probl... Last month, in an interview with the Economist, French President Emmanuel Macron ...

News Belarus: Belarus Is Unhappy With Its Brand New Su-30, Wants The US F-16

Published on: Saturday 30 November 2019
Belarus Is Unhappy With Its Brand New Su-30, Wants The US F-16
News source: https://www.ibtimes.com/belarus-unhappy-its-brand-new-su-30-wants-us-f-16-2876711

Russia has started implementing its contract with Belarus on the delivery of a batch of its newest Sukhoi Su-30 Flanker multi-role fighter aircraft. This would normally be good news for a nation that ...

News Belarus: Belarus leader dismisses democracy even as vote takes place

Published on: Wednesday 27 November 2019
Belarus leader dismisses democracy even as vote takes place
News source: https://www.chicagotribune.com/sns-bc-eu--belarus-election-20191117-story.html

Belarus' authoritarian president has brushed off concerns that Sunday's parliament election, from which many opposition figures have been excluded, would be regarded as neither free nor fair. After ...