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Russia may limit Belarus, Ukraine food shipments: RIA
MOSCOW/ASTANA (Reuters) - Moscow may limit food shipments from Belarus and Ukraine to Kazakhstan across Russian territory because of attempts to sell banned imports in Russia, the head of Russia's veterinary and phytosanitary service (VPSS) was quoted as saying on Thursday. In early August, Russia banned about $9 billion worth of imports of fruit, vegetables, meat, poultry, fish and dairy from ...(10/30/2014 11:58:35 AM)
Belarus Must Tighten Belts as IMF says Outlook for External Aid Uncertain
The fiscal health of Belarus is still very weak and the country has to intensify reforms to get back to normal, the International Monetary Fund said on Wednesday. (10/29/2014 8:20:46 AM)
Russia may limit transit from Belarus, Ukraine over banned food - RIA
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia may limit food transit from Belarus and Ukraine to Kazakhstan because of attempts by the countries to supply banned food to Russia, the head of Russia's veterinary and phytosanitary service (VPSS) was quoted as saying on Thursday.(10/30/2014 6:06:37 AM)
Vladimir Putins Eurasian Economic Union gets ready to take on the world
Russia, Kazakhstan and Belarus at heart of post-Soviet trading bloc that aspires to commerce but not community Until the last moment Alexander Lukashenko, the president of Belarus, held out for 7 October, to coincide with Vladimir Putins birthday. But in the end the parliament in Minsk ratified the treaty on Eurasian Economic Union on 9 October, the day before its first three members Russia ...(10/28/2014 6:04:36 AM)
EU extends Belarus sanctions by a year on human rights concerns
The European Union extended by a year a package of sanctions including asset freezes against individuals and companies linked to the Belarus government because of Minsk's poor human rights record. Sanctions are part of a policy the EU calls "critical engagement" with the government of President Alexander Lukashenko, an attempt to push it to implement reforms. "The Council today extended EU ...(10/30/2014 10:09:24 AM)
Belarus detains Ukrainian soccer fans for anti-Putin chants
MINSK (Reuters) - Belarus police detained dozens of Ukrainian and Belarussian football fans who shouted patriotic Ukrainian slogans and chanted abuse against Russian President Vladimir Putin at a match, a rights organisation and local media said on Friday. Fans could be heard chanting an abusive anti-Putin refrain on a video clip before the Euro 2016 qualifier started, while witnesses said there ...(10/10/2014 8:01:35 AM)
Soccer-Ukraine leave it late to win away to Belarus
(Adds details) BORISOV, Belarus, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Ukraine snatched a 2-0 win away to neighbours Belarus courtesy of an Alexander Martynovich own goal and Serhiy Sydorchuk strike in the last 10 minutes of their Euro 2016 qualifier on Thursday. Ukraine took the lead in the 82nd minute when defender Martynovich turned the ball into his own net and, as Belarus pushed forward for an equaliser ...(10/9/2014 5:37:03 PM)
Russia Could Limit Food Transit From Ukraine and Belarus to Kazakhstan
Vasily Fedosenko / Reuters An employee works at a dairy plant in Minsk, Belarus.(10/30/2014 7:51:22 AM)
Zygmantovich takes charge as Belarus caretaker coach
(Reuters) - Andrey Zygmantovich has been named Belarus caretaker, the country's football federation (BFF) said. Belarus have been without a coach since Oct. 13 when Georgy Kondratyev resigned after picking up just one point from his team's first three Euro 2016 qualifiers. Belarus suffered a disappointing 1-1 draw with Luxembourg before defeats against Ukraine and leaders Slovakia left them one ...(10/27/2014 10:31:54 AM)
Soccer-Zygmantovich takes charge as Belarus caretaker coach
Andrey Zygmantovich has been named Belarus caretaker, the country's football federation (BFF) said. Belarus have been without a coach since Oct. 13 when Georgy Kondratyev resigned after picking up just one point from his team's first three Euro 2016 qualifiers. Belarus suffered a disappointing 1-1 draw with Luxembourg before defeats against Ukraine and leaders Slovakia left them one from bottom ...(10/27/2014 10:28:01 AM)
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