KGB of Belarus indicted Babariko :: Politics :: RBK

Viktor Babariko (Photo: Natalia Fedosenko / TASS) The State Security Committee of Belarus (KGB) has indicted the former chairman of the board of Belgazprombank Viktor Babariko of accepting bribes by an organized group on an especially large scale and legalizing funds obtained by criminal means (part 3 of article 430 and part 2 of article […]

Lukashenka named a way to remove him from power :: Politics :: RBC

The President claims that only the people can do this on the basis of existing laws. Alexander Lukashenko (Photo: Maxim Guchek / EPA / TASS) At the meeting on the presentation of credentials to foreign ambassadors, President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko said that there was only one way to remove him from power, BelTA news […]

“The union seems to have finally come to naught” – Kommersant FM – Kommersant

Regular protests took place in Belarus. This time there are fewer detainees. This is partly due to a change in opposition tactics – the protesters are more concentrated in the courtyards. Nevertheless, in Minsk, the security forces used special equipment. On the eve of the Nobel laureate Svetlana Aleksievich announced the possible victory of Alexander […]

In Belarus, against 231 people opened a case after Sunday rally :: Politics :: RBC

They are suspected of violating public order during uncoordinated protests. Earlier, the Belarusian Ministry of Internal Affairs reported that about 300 demonstrators were detained on November 1 Participants of the unauthorized action on November 1 in Minsk (Photo: BelaPAN / Reuters) In Minsk, the Investigative Committee opened a criminal case on the violation of public […]

Alexander Lukashenko went for broke – Kommersant FM – Kommersant

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko, speaking to the Interior Ministry officers, promised to leave without hands those who would touch the security forces. “We have nowhere to retreat,” he said. Mass protests have been taking place in the country since August. Those who disagree with the results of the presidential elections demand Lukashenka’s resignation. According […]

Detentions began in Belarus at protest actions :: Society :: RBC

During the protest action, the participants in a column moved along the central streets of the Belarusian capital towards the stele “Minsk – Hero City”. According to, there are several thousand people in the convoy. The portal reports that unknown persons in helmets and balaclavas are blocking the central Independence Avenue. Also, protest actions […]

Merkel, I can’t mediate, Lukashenko refuses interview – Last Hour

(ANSA) – BERLIN, AUGUST 19 – Angela Merkel explained that she tried to contact the Belarusian leader Lukashenko by telephone, “but unfortunately there was no phone call”. Responding to a specific question, the chancellor said she did not see her role as mediator in the clash in Belarus possible: “To mediate, you need the availability […]

The Belarusian star stood up for the protesters. She had to flee after the threats

The story of Tatiana Borodkina was published by the British BBC. According to her, this popular TV cookbook has become another of a growing number of Belarusian state media employees who “pour sand into the gears of the Belarusian propaganda machine”, which has been helping to keep President Alexander Lukashenko in power for 26 years. […]