The government listened to the economic sanctions

Society The U.S. State Department released an annual report on the state of human rights in the world in 2010. The document submitted to the Washington Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. The report noted that in Belarus there is a "serious violations." During the past year the Belarusian authorities continued to commit frequent and severe abuse of the political system, dominated by the president, and that has no restraint and balances. How to Respond to U.S. Department of State report in Belarus?

Andrei Savinykh

On the assessments on the situation of human rights in Belarus, which provides a

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Azubalis: Ostrovetskaya plant — a provocation

Society Today, participants in the round table on Ostrovetskaya nuclear power plant in Lithuania Seimas adopted an appeal to the head of Russia and the IAEA to pay attention to the threat of the Belarusian nuclear power plant.

The appeal states that "funding the construction of nuclear power plant in Belarus now, Russia supports the illegitimate authoritarian regime in Belarus." Meanwhile, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Azubalis Belarus said the decision to build a nuclear power plant for 53 kilometers from Vilnius provocation.

Azubalis said this in response to a question, got an answer on whether Lithuania Lithuania's

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Letter Igor Bobkov Milos — about poetry, neprysutnastsi and farewell to Europe

Society The new opus century literary project to Czeslaw Milosz. With the support of International Network of Literary Centres "Halma" and The European Cultural Foundation.

There comes a moment, and it's finally happening. The idea that warms you for so long, it becomes empty and cold.  Picture in the comic. The waste material. Fun for a fool. For Europe — we shouted at the end of the eighties, breaking through boundaries and cordoning off through the barbed wire on the other side of reality.  There, behind barbed wire, it was all that we hold dear: Prague scenery of Kafka, Joyce and

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Dictionary of Liberty. Foreword. Radio

The new century society still a teenager, but what! It is difficult to imagine that a dozen years ago there was no Facebook, no Learn to listen to music, to belts fastened Walkmans, the word hacker known only to hackers.

Someone once apparently does, that freedom did in 1999, when collected all the most important words century and tried to explain ih.Ezhednevno the air sounded an essay about one word — year was not a leap year, but had accumulated more than 365 words — some of the words sounded twice in different versions.

Magazine "Arche" printed all of this

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Economists: to protect the domestic market does not need

Society The ban on the export of some Belarusian goods outside the Customs Union, which came into effect from yesterday, many experts consider as anti-market. In their view, such administrative measures are primarily reduce the already small compared to imports Belarusian exports. This will lead to an even greater deficit of the balance of payments and the lack of currency.

The list of goods temporarily prohibited to export from Belarus, were refrigerators and freezers "Atlas", Brest gas stoves, detergents, cereals, pasta. On a number of products introduced containment of which is allowed to export.

It is noteworthy that the cheap

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What will the cultural isolation of Belarus?

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VLADIMIR Khalipov: "Belarus is becoming a hot zone of the plague"

Following the publication in the British newspaper Independent article entitled-call "Pop stars do not sing in Belarus!" In Russian and Russian media reports about the cancellation of some concerts of foreign artists in the Belarusian capital. However, as long as there are concerts. Listen pop star to calls from Minsk and what other way they can express their solidarity with the democratic community in Belarus? On this and the other — in a conversation with the playwright and journalist Vladimir Khalip.

Michas Scoble: "Mr

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Polish expert on the decision of the COP Belarus: Absurd and curiosity

Society In Poland, the ruling of the Constitutional Court of Belarus on the non-compliance of certain provisions of the law "On the Pole's Card" international standards rated as absurd, called it another step in the propaganda war against the Warsaw and Minsk have expressed concern that the Belarusian authorities to intensify the pressure on the Polish minority.

A spokesman for the Polish Foreign Ministry, Martin Basatsky in connection with yesterday's decision of the Constitutional Court of Belarus said that the law "On the Pole's Card" is not directed against any other country, and expressed confidence that no legal impact

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Fish kills in Belarus

In the river in Dobrilovka Glubokoe District, Belarus, found a dead fish, said www.kraj.by.

Inspectors Glubokskaya Interdistrict Inspectorate of Wildlife do collated collated unfortunate "catch."

Photo Cyril BABICHEVSKOGO

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Diplomat beware greater pressure on the Poles

Society The decision of the Constitutional Court (CC) of Belarus in respect of the Polish Law "On the Pole's Card" is unlikely to affect the process of issuance of this document Belarusian citizens. This opinion was expressed by the First Secretary of the Polish embassy Paul Marchuk.

Recall, April 7 KS set out its position on the relevant laws of Poland "The Pole's Card" generally recognized principles and norms of international law.

The COP, certain provisions of the law "On the Pole's Card" did not match: the generally recognized principles of sovereign equality of States and non-interference in matters

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The prices of housing services may grow

Society The Belarusian government is considering the possibility of another increase in tariffs for housing and communal services for 5-7 dollars."Considering the issue of a slight increase in tariffs," — said Deputy Prime Minister of Belarus Anatoly Kalinin.

"This is quite a sensitive issue. But the president has set the task that we have to show how reduced costs in housing in general. At this magnitude will be considered and higher tariffs for the population," — said Kalinin.

The official said that in This year, already "been raised tariffs on $ 5: $ 4 up tariffs by the Ministry

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