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Belarus to cut US diplomatic staff over sanctions
World

Belarus to cut US diplomatic staff over sanctions

Belarus on Thursday announced that the United States would have to cut the number of diplomatic and administrative staff at…
Defiant Belarus leader slams EU sanctions on plane diversion
World

Defiant Belarus leader slams EU sanctions on plane diversion

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Belarus’ authoritarian president lashed out Wednesday at Europe for trying to “strangle” his country with sanctions…
In a shift, Belarus leader seeks to stem protests gradually
World

In a shift, Belarus leader seeks to stem protests gradually

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — When Belarusians filled the streets to protest what they called a fraudulent election that kept authoritarian…
In Belarus, strikes demanding president to resign continue
World

In Belarus, strikes demanding president to resign continue

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Factory workers in Belarus continued to strike on Tuesday, turning up pressure on the country’s authoritarian…
Belarus authorities free detainees amid protesters’ pressure
World

Belarus authorities free detainees amid protesters’ pressure

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Belarusian authorities have released about 1,000 people detained amid demonstrations contesting the results of the presidential…
Egypt’s Sisi, Belarusian President sign joint declaration to strengthen relations
Egypt

Egypt’s Sisi, Belarusian President sign joint declaration to strengthen relations

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi held talks with Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko on Tuesday in the Belarusian capital Minsk, where…
Sisi meets Belarus PM in Minsk
Egypt

Sisi meets Belarus PM in Minsk

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi met on Tuesday morning with Belarus’s Prime Minister Siarhiej Rumas as part of his official visit…
After spending winter in a fridge, Minsk bats return to the wild
Environment

After spending winter in a fridge, Minsk bats return to the wild

After spending the winter months hibernating inside a fridge at a rescue center in Belarus, a group of bats awaken…
Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels begin landmark prisoner swap
World

Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels begin landmark prisoner swap

The swap comes after a recommitment to a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, where over 10,000 people have been killed. A…
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