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Belarus increasingly attractive for Czech exporters
Trade between the Czech Republic and Belarus has been steadily growing over the past decade, with Czech exports to that country having risen by more 250 percent over the last five years. Belarus has also become an important destination for Czech investors, and its significance is set to rise in light of the Ukrainian crisis.(10/21/2014 10:46:30 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)
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)
Belarus coach resigns following Euro 2016 qualifier loss to Slovakia
Belarus are looking for a new coach after Georgi Kondratiev resigned in the wake of his side's Euro 2016 qualifying defeat to Slovakia.(10/14/2014 9:57:44 AM)
Kondratiev resigns as Belarus coach
Georgi Kondratiev resigns as Belarus coach after his side's 3-1 defeat to Slovakia in Euro 2016 qualification.(10/14/2014 8:11:38 AM)
Lukashenko: Investing in Belarus Twice as Effective as Investing in Russia
Investment in Belarus yields twice the result of investing in Russia and the notion that Belarus is leeching off its former Soviet big brother is risible, Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko told Russian reporters in Minsk on Friday.(10/17/2014 4:07:48 PM)
Soccer rivals' fans unite in obscene anti-Putin song
Ed Adamczyk BORISOV, Belarus, Oct. 10 (UPI) -- Singing an obscene song about Russian President Vladimir Putin at a Boisov, Belarus, soccer match led to the detention of about 100 fans.(10/10/2014 11:48:14 AM)
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)
25 detained after anti-Putin chants at match
MINSK, Belarus (AP) — An interior ministry official says 25 football fans in Belarus have been detained after a match where they sang chants insulting Russian President Vladimir Putin.(10/10/2014 8:29:31 AM)
Shakhtar's 5-goal striker Adriano alleges racism
BORISOV, Belarus (AP) — Shakhtar Donetsk striker Luiz Adriano accused fans at BATE Borisov of racially abusing him while he scored five goals in a 7-0 victory over the Belarusian club in the Champions League on Tuesday.(10/21/2014 7:46:41 PM)
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