Government of Belarus

Type: Organization
Name: Government of Belarus
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Radio Svaboda Keeps Watch Over Political Prisoners

The June 21 release of Belarusian political prisoner Ales Byalyatski was as much a surprise to him as it was to the international community that has long criticized his imprisonment as politically motivated.Byalyatski, the head of the Belarusian human ... [Published Radio Free Europe - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Sri Lanka, Belarus starts first ever trade meeting

Sri Lanka and Belarus kicked off their first-ever bilateral trade meeting on Wednesday in the hopes of entering the world's newest single market, an official said. The Sri Lanka-Belarus Joint Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation will be held in ... [Published Individual.com - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Celebration: National Day of Belarus

Today is the National Day of Belarus. Sometimes called as White Russia, Belarus is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe which is bordered by Russia to the north and east, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the north. ... [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Foreign cars will become more expensive in Belarus

7:36, — Auto18776 viewsCar business players are expecting the introduction of licensing on car imports tomorrow.Ezhednevnik wondered how the possible restrictions would impact the country’s car market.On his blog the chairman of the board of the Intellect ... [Published Charter 97 - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

US, EU welcome release of Belarus activist

THE European Union and the United States have welcomed the unexpected release of prominent Belarus rights activist Ales Belyatsky, while urging the government to free other political prisoners as well.BELYATSKY had been imprisoned since 2011 as part of ... [Published Northern Territory News - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 2 reports

VTB Bank provides $2bn bridge loan to Belarus

14:16, — EconomicsRussian bank VTB gave Belarus the promised bridge loan of $2 billion for the country's gold and foreign currency reserves.“VTB Group has signed an agreement with the Government of Belarus to provide a short-term loan of $2 billion as ... [Published Charter 97 - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

The head of the NAS of Belarus reported to Lukashenka about the reform of science

Academy of Sciences of Belarus performs tasks Alexander Lukashenko and will develop a strategy for future development of the economy of the Republic until 2030. About it on June 23, said the head of the Presidium of the national Academy of Sciences Vladimir ... [Published RIN.ru - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 22 2014 - 2 reports

U.S. welcomes release of human rights activist in Belarus

WASHINGTON, June 22 (KUNA) -- The United States welcomes the release of human rights activist Ales Byalyatski as a "positive development," the State Department announced on Saturday.Byalyatski received the State Department's 2011 Human Rights Defenders ... [Published Kuwait News Agency - Jun 22 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 22 2014 - 2 reports

US, EU welcome release of top Belarus activist

THE European Union and the United States have welcomed the unexpected release of prominent Belarus rights activist Ales Belyatsky, while urging the government to free other political prisoners as well.Belyatsky had been imprisoned since 2011 as part of ... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Jun 22 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 2 reports

Democratic People's Republic of Korea: Human Rights Council discusses human rights in Belarus and in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Source: UN Human Rights CouncilCountry: Democratic People's Republic of Korea MIDDAY 18 June 2014 The Human Rights Council at a midday meeting today held interactive dialogues with Miklos Haraszti, the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 10 2014 - Updated Jun 10 2014 - 1 reports

Message to the Congress -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Belarus

Office of the Press SecretaryFor Immediate ReleaseJune 10, 2014TO THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES:Section 202(d) of the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C.1622(d)) provides for the automatic termination of a national emergency unless, within 90 days ... [Published The White House - Jun 10 2014]
First reported Feb 04 2014 - Updated Feb 05 2014 - 3 reports

U.S. probed if Obamacare software written overseas; no sign from Belarus

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. health officials have investigated whether some of the software code underlying Obamacare's technology infrastructure was produced by people connected to the government of Belarus, but so far have found no evidence of that ... [Published Reuters: Politics - Feb 04 2014]

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Officially, Byalyatski’s release was part of the law on "amnesty in connection with the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Belarus from Nazi invaders" which was a broad amnesty for minor offences ratified in May, although Byalyatski credits domestic and international support for his early release
"Our newest trade effort with Belarus strengthens the historic relations and more importantly, gives us direct access to the world's newest single economic market" Industry and Commerce Minister Rishad Bathiyutheen said ahead of the meeting
Washington also hailed what it called a "positive development", adding: "We reiterate our call for the government of Belarus to immediately and unconditionally release all the political prisoners who remain in detention and restore their political rights."
remember, March 31, at a meeting with Belarusian scientists on the problem of prospects of development of science, Alexander Lukashenko said: " Belarus is placed in conditions similar to those developed Japan, South Korea, Singapore. We are not rich in natural resources, on the contrary have strong intellectual potential, knowledgeable experts. However, as long as in our country as if you are not hurt, no notable achievements nor in the 1-St of high-tech areas."

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Radio Svaboda Keeps Watch Over Political Prisoners [Published Radio Free Europe - Jul 24 2014]
Sri Lanka, Belarus starts first ever trade meeting [Published Individual.com - Jul 09 2014]
Sri Lanka, Belarus bilateral trade meeting begi... [Published Colombo Page - Jul 09 2014]
Celebration: National Day of Belarus [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Jul 02 2014]
Foreign cars will become more expensive in Belarus [Published Charter 97 - Jun 30 2014]
US, EU welcome release of Belarus activist [Published Northern Territory News - Jun 30 2014]
HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL CONCLUDES TWENTY-SIXTH SES... [Published United Nations Office at Geneva - Jun 27 2014]
OPCW, Belarus hold first responder training [Published BioPrepWatch - Jun 27 2014]
VTB Bank provides $2bn bridge loan to Belarus [Published Charter 97 - Jun 27 2014]
VTB makes short-term loan to Belarus [Published VTB - Jun 27 2014]
Siamashka will form “quality brigades” [Published Charter 97 - Jun 26 2014]
The head of the NAS of Belarus reported to Luka... [Published RIN.ru - Jun 23 2014]
Belarus: Bialiatski is out of prison – but not ... [Published Index on Censorship - Jun 23 2014]
U.S. welcomes release of human rights activist ... [Published Kuwait News Agency - Jun 22 2014]
US, EU welcome release of top Belarus activist [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Jun 22 2014]
Release of Ales Byalyatski [Published US Department of State - Jun 21 2014]
European Union Hails Belarus Activist Release, ... [Published NDTV - Jun 21 2014]
Belarusian veterans [Published RIN.ru - Jun 21 2014]
Democratic People's Republic of Korea: Hum... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 19 2014]
HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL DISCUSSES HUMAN RIGHTS IN ... [Published United Nations Office at Geneva - Jun 18 2014]
Message to the Congress -- Continuation of the ... [Published The White House - Jun 10 2014]
Belarus: Belarus Annual Report 2013 (MAABY002) [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 30 2014]
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Democratic People's Republic of Korea: Hum... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 19 2014]
Source: UN Human Rights CouncilCountry: Democratic People's Republic of Korea MIDDAY 18 June 2014 The Human Rights Council at a midday meeting today held interactive dialogues with Miklos Haraszti, the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights ...
Belarus: Belarus Annual Report 2013 (MAABY002) [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 30 2014]
Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent SocietiesCountry: Belarus Overview In the 2010s, Belarus is still facing several challenges related to humanitarian issues, like the Chernobyl nuclear disaster legacy, the growing incidence ...
Belarus: Supporting Post-Chernobyl Recovery in ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 18 2014]
Source: World BankCountry: Belarus More energy-efficient and reliable utility services for households, schools, and hospitals he Post-Chernobyl Recovery Project helped to improve the livelihoods of approximately 250,000 citizens in the three areas affected ...
U.S. probed if Obamacare software written overs... [Published Yahoo! Health News - Feb 04 2014]
By Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. health officials have investigated whether some of the software code underlying Obamacare's technology infrastructure was produced by people connected to the government of Belarus, but so far have... ...
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