Belarusian opposition has to shape its attitude towards de facto single opposition candidate

Tatsiana Karatkevich, candidate from the "People’s Referendum campaign is highly likely to be the only opposition candidate for presidency in...

Release of political prisoners is a step towards normalisation of relations with EU

By releasing all political prisoners, Lukashenka has removed one of the major obstacles in normalising relations between Belarus and the EU...

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Amid growing devaluation expectations Belarusian authorities strengthen power forces

The Belarusian authorities aspire to keep people’s protest activity under control by strengthening power policy components and creating appropriate background for...

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More than 600 observers are accredited at election commissions throughout Belarus

More than 600 observers are accredited at election commissions throughout Belarus, reports 1st Belarusian Channel. The biggest amount, around 500 people, are provided by non-governmental organizations , including the Trade Union Federation, “Belaya Rus” and Belarusian Republican Youth Union. Lidia Ermoshina, Chief of the Central Election Committee, has also mentioned...

The leaders of Belarusian opposition will announce the presidential campaign action plan on August, 28

The leaders of Belarusian opposition will evaluate the current political situation and announce the presidential campaign action plan...

An interactive table on Election funds of potential presidential candidates 2015 by Belapan news Agency

An interactive table on Election funds of potential presidential candidates 2015 is presented by Belapan news Agency website....

In the following years the ex-political prisoners would be under police control

In the following years the ex-political prisoners would be under police control, quotes TUT.BY. Each of the recently...

Lidia Ermoshina: Any self-made community groups desiring to check candidates signatures are abusing their rights

Lidia Ermoshina: Any self-made community groups desiring to check candidates’ signatures are abusing their rights. “Only election commissions...

EDB attempts to precondition loan with ability to influence Belarus’ economic policy

The Eurasian Development Bank (EDB) is considering changes in the terms of credit to support the Belarusian economy due to Belarus’ failure to fulfil previous loan commitments. EDB might request that Belarus waived control over imports and...

Belarusian opposition hopes for non-recognition of presidential elections by international observers

Neither the Belarusian leadership, nor the opposition have yet determined the final scenario for the presidential campaign. The opposition is mostly focusing on organising the election observation in order to collect evidence of violations, which could be...

Developing relations with Islamabad is not a priority for Minsk

During talks with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, President Lukashenka said that Belarus and Pakistan were keen to develop effective and mutually beneficial cooperation. In Islamabad in May 2015, President Lukashenka talked about the need for a "road...
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