Belarus

Belarus

Just The Two Of Us: Why Belarus' Lukashenko Is Betting On Putin

-Analysis- MINSK — Following the Nov. 17 elections for Belarus' lower house of parliament, independent observers and opposition politicians unanimously rated this campaign as one of the ...

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Drug-Free, Imported DJs, KGB Spies: A Singular Rave Scene In Minsk

Techno scene in Belarus faces a youth tempted by emigration, pricey vinyls and the KGB lurking in...

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Heroic Minsk

Minsk is a former Hero City: a Soviet title awarded to 12 cities for their "outstanding services to the Motherland" during World War II. The honor came with an ...

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The Other Island Of Tears

This monument on Minsk's Island of Tears is dedicated to the memory of the Belarusian soldiers who ...

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ISIS Blamed In Turkey, Merkel In A Pickle, Economics Nobel

TURKEY BLAMES ISIS FOR DEADLIEST TERROR ATTACK No group has claimed responsibility for Saturday's bombings in the Turkish capital of Ankara, the deadliest ...

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A First Female Presidential Candidate In Europe's Last Dictatorship

Belarus will hold presidential elections in October, and President Alexander Lukashenko will face...