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News Belarus Justice: Russia and Ukraine close to sealing new gas transit deal

Published on: Monday 30 December 2019
Russia and Ukraine close to sealing new gas transit deal
News source: http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201912/31/WS5e0aa66fa310cf3e35581a34.html

According to Ukraine's Justice Minister Denis Malyuska, the signing process "has started" and "is ... "In the past few days, our team worked with the Russians to agree on texts of treaties for ...

News Belarus Justice: Ex-police says he helped kill Belarus leader's critics

Published on: Tuesday 17 December 2019
Ex-police says he helped kill Belarus leader's critics
News source: https://au.news.yahoo.com/ex-police-says-helped-kill-belarus-leaders-critics-152230123--spt.html

A man who claims to have served in an elite Belarusian police unit says he helped murder key opposition figures 20 years ago, leading to calls Tuesday for President Alexander Lukashenko to be investigated.

News Belarus Justice: Belarus: How death squads targeted opposition politicians

Published on: Sunday 15 December 2019
Belarus: How death squads targeted opposition politicians
News source: https://www.dw.com/en/belarus-how-death-squads-targeted-opposition-politicians/a-51685204

Twenty years ago, some leading Belarusian opposition politicians disappeared without a trace. In an exclusive interview with DW, a key witness tells how he assisted a special unit in committing abduction and murder.

News Belarus Justice: Ukraine Legal Experts Question Back-Channel Bid for Burisma Probe

Published on: Friday 18 October 2019
Ukraine Legal Experts Question Back-Channel Bid for Burisma Probe
News source: https://www.voanews.com/usa/impeachment-inquiry/ukraine-legal-experts-question-back-channel-bid-burisma-probe

Ukrainian legal experts say they are bemused by reports of American back-channel pressure to pursue an investigation of an energy company linked to the son of U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden, pointing out the Trump administration could have easily achieved its goal through established legal channels.

News Belarus Justice: Woman from Russian 'troll factory' that targeted 2016 election briefly detained in Minsk

Published on: Tuesday 15 October 2019
Woman from Russian 'troll factory' that targeted 2016 election briefly detained in Minsk
News source: https://www.yahoo.com/gma/woman-russian-troll-factory-targeted-2016-election-briefly-195200008--abc-news-topstories.html

A Russian woman indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller as an employee of the Russian "troll factory" that conducted a propaganda campaign targeting the 2016 U.S. presidential election was briefly detained and then released in Belarus on Tuesday, reportedly at the request of the United States

News Belarus Justice: Uzbekistan joins two int-l agreements

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Uzbekistan joins two int-l agreements
News source: https://menafn.com/1099094955/Uzbekistan-joins-two-int-l-agreements

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev approved two international agreements, Trend reports citing the press service of the Ministry of Justice. In particular, the president approved an agreement ...

News Belarus Justice: Poland’s economic miracle won’t last

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Poland’s economic miracle won’t last
News source: https://www.politico.eu/article/polands-economic-miracle-wont-last/

Law and Justice is adding to this uncertainty ... The share of banking assets controlled by state-owned banks has risen to more than 40 percent — a figure exceeded in Europe only in Belarus, Russia ...

News Belarus Justice: Justice is key factor for Armenia –Pashinyan’s speech at event dedicated to Investigative Committee

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Justice is key factor for Armenia –Pashinyan’s speech at event dedicated to Investigative Committee
News source: https://armenpress.am/eng/news/990986.html

YEREVAN, OCTOBER 8, ARMENPRESS. Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan attended a solemn meeting on the occasion of the 5th anniversary of the formation of the Investigative Committee and the Investigative Committee Staff Day on October 7.

News Belarus Justice: Belarus, Saudi Arabia to step up cooperation in legal affairs

Published on: Friday 27 September 2019
Belarus, Saudi Arabia to step up cooperation in legal affairs
News source: https://eng.belta.by/politics/view/belarus-saudi-arabia-to-step-up-cooperation-in-legal-affairs-124555-2019/

In particular, the ministers discussed the competence of the government agencies they run and the main avenues of development of the legal systems of the two countries. Participants of the meeting signed a roadmap on implementing the memorandum of understanding in the sphere of justice for 2019-2020.

News Belarus Justice: US, Belarus plan to restore ambassadors after 11-year freeze

Published on: Tuesday 17 September 2019
US, Belarus plan to restore ambassadors after 11-year freeze
News source: https://www.dw.com/en/us-belarus-plan-to-restore-ambassadors-after-11-year-freeze/a-50468211

(15.02.2016) Germany's foreign minister has said hopes to increase EU-Belarus ties during a visit to Minsk. It was the first time in seven years that a German foreign minister held bilateral talks ...

News Belarus Justice: Saudi Justice Minister Starts Official Visit to Belarus to Explore Judicial Cooperation

Published on: Tuesday 24 September 2019
Saudi Justice Minister Starts Official Visit to Belarus to Explore Judicial Cooperation
News source: https://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1918066/saudi-justice-minister-starts-official-visit-belarus-explore-judicial

Saudi Justice Minister Waleed al-Samaani started an official visit to Belarus on Wednesday where he will meet his Belarusian counterpart Oleg Slizhevskiy to promote justice relations between the two ...

News Belarus Justice: IndustriALL Representative: "Trade Union Case" in Belarus Is a Political Order

Published on: Wednesday 31 July 2019
IndustriALL Representative: "Trade Union Case" in Belarus Is a Political Order
News source: https://charter97.org/en/news/2019/8/1/343351/

We rely on justice, but a peculiarity of international organizations ... while governments are pressed. As the economy of Belarus is mainly of closed nature, international organizations lack ...

News Belarus Justice: Belarus signs Singapore Convention on Mediation

Published on: Wednesday 07 August 2019
Belarus signs Singapore Convention on Mediation
News source: https://eng.belta.by/society/view/belarus-signs-singapore-convention-on-mediation-123188-2019/

Thus, Belarus has confirmed its commitment to strengthening cooperation in international trade, developing the framework for international dispute resolution. This step is particularly important in connection with the upcoming accession of Belarus to the WTO.

News Belarus Justice: The Death Penalty Is Already a Farce. William Barr’s Plan Might Make It Torturous.

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
The Death Penalty Is Already a Farce. William Barr’s Plan Might Make It Torturous.
News source: http://nymag.com/intelligencer/2019/07/barr-death-penalty-pentobarbital.html

William Barr and the Trump administration are pursuing the federal death penalty for the first time in 16 years. Capital punishment is racist and consistently implicates innocent people. And pentobarbital, the DOJ’s proposed method, is controversial.

News Belarus Justice: U.S. Government to Resume Executions After Nearly 2 Decades

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
U.S. Government to Resume Executions After Nearly 2 Decades
News source: http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2019/07/26/2019072600555.html

"The Justice Department upholds the rule of law ... U.S. The death penalty has been virtually abolished in Europe, where Belarus is the only country that still allows it. ...

News Belarus Justice: How poetry literally saved the life of a famed Yiddish writer

Published on: Friday 26 July 2019
How poetry literally saved the life of a famed Yiddish writer
News source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/how-poetry-literally-saved-the-life-of-a-famed-yiddish-writer/

MINSK, Belarus (JTA) — When Yiddish poet Avraham Sutzkever said ... of the Soviet Union at the Nuremberg trials in Germany aiming to bring Nazi criminals to justice. Nearly a decade after his death in ...

News Belarus Justice: Stanislau Shushkevich: Chairman Of Haradziets State Farm Still Cannot Pretend To Be Intellectual

Published on: Tuesday 16 July 2019
Stanislau Shushkevich: Chairman Of Haradziets State Farm Still Cannot Pretend To Be Intellectual
News source: https://charter97.org/en/news/2019/7/17/341576/

Today, out of 10 million people in Belarus half a million are beggars, or 5%, while in Russia, out of 145 million - 20 million people, or more than 10%, live below the poverty line. It is difficult to ...

News Belarus Justice: Mahiliou Journalist Seeks Punishment For Official And Policeman

Published on: Thursday 11 July 2019
Mahiliou Journalist Seeks Punishment For Official And Policeman
News source: https://charter97.org/en/news/2019/7/12/341023/

Journalist Vladimir Laptsevich has been trying to bring to justice an official of Leninski district administration ... tax deductions to the budget of the Republic of Belarus were made from this money ...