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For sale in Belarus: Art from Yanukovych's home?
MINSK, Belarus (AP) — The Belarusian KGB says it has arrested several art dealers who were trying to sell what they claimed were five paintings taken from the former residence of Ukraine's disgraced former president, Viktor Yanukovych.(9/29/2014 1:34:12 PM)
Belarus, GM To Set Up Assembly Plant
Belarus has reached an agreement with General Motors to set up an assembly plant in the country with the capacity to produce 20,000 to 25,000 cars per year, Prime Minister Mikhail Myasnikovich said.(9/30/2014 7:47:41 PM)
War-Weary Ukrainians Lured From Chernobyl to Belarus 'Dictatorship'
You know things are bad in Ukraine when even people who risk radiation poisoning for a living decide the country's too depressing to live in anymore. For most of their adult lives, Andrey and Marina Komelkov were happy working in the Chernobyl Zone of Alienation because their jobs at the nuclear cleanup site paid well. So, determined to give their daughter a better life, they piled into their ...(9/25/2014 4:00:01 PM)
Opals into world champs quarter-finals
Australia have demolished Belarus by 42 points to complete an impressive clean sweep of their women's basketball world championship group.(9/30/2014 12:08:08 PM)
Moldova sees Belarus buy up apples Russia banned
CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Moldova, which lost its largest market for apples when Russia placed an embargo on its fruit this summer, is finding a new buyer for its produce in Belarus.(9/24/2014 2:28:07 PM)
Belarus bans one-woman protest
Belarus bans one-woman protest over Ukraine in case she 'distracts drivers'(9/25/2014 8:33:51 AM)
Food fest in Belarus after Putin bans EU imports
Minsk (AFP) - Ordinary Belarussians have never seen such an abundance of gastronomic delights in their isolated ex-Soviet country -- famously dubbed "Europe's last dictatorship" -- and they have one man to thank: Vladimir Putin.(9/16/2014 7:07:02 PM)
Belarus arrests dealers claiming to have Monet, van Gogh from ex-Ukrainian president's home
MINSK, Belarus - The Belarusian KGB says it has arrested several art dealers who were trying to sell what they claimed were five paintings taken from the former residence of Ukraine's disgraced former president, Viktor Yanukovych.(9/29/2014 1:51:05 PM)
Australian Opals progress to world championship quarter-finals
Life without Liz Cambage is proving no trouble at all so far for the Opals at the women's basketball world championship.(9/30/2014 6:14:57 PM)
Belarus gets $1.55 billion state loan from Russia
Belarus' President Alexander Lukashenko attends a press conference during a summit in Minsk on Aug. 26, 2014. © AFP MINSK - Russia's $1.55 billion state loan has arrived in Belarus and been transferred to the account of the country's Finance Ministry, the Finance Ministry told Interfax on Sept. 30.(9/30/2014 3:18:48 PM)
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