Lithuanian Foreign Minister: We are willing to maintain a dialogue with Belarus

Society Lithuanian Foreign Ministry commented on the Belarusian side of attempts military pressure on Belarus, including with the use of the OSCE.

"Since zastuplennya to chair the OSCE in January 2011, Lithuania joined the intensive dialogue with Belarus. Vienna, Vilnius and Minsk OSCE chairman of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) and the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the media is constantly invited Belarus to deepen dialogue and cooperation and to remain open to it, "- said in a department press BelaPAN Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

In the Lithuanian Foreign Ministry noted that the value the

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Russian gas for Belarus rose

Society The price of Russian gas for Belarus in the second quarter of 2011 was 244.7 per thousand cubic meters. In the first quarter of the gas supplied at the price of 223 dollars.

Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Semashko informed that Belarus is in talks with Russia on contract for 2012-2014. The Belarusian side still hopes to lower gas prices, BelaPAN.

Young people discuss the challenges and opportunities of the ideas of freedom in Eastern Europe

Society On Friday in Minsk, the hotel "Europe" opens Liberal Youth Forum of "Eastern Partnership". The forum is held for the first time. Its main purpose of the organizers is to establish a sustainable partnership network between representatives of the liberal youth-oriented organizations from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine, and to strengthen their positions.

Head-liners will be Andrei Illarionov, a former adviser to Vladimir Putin, who in 2005 became to some extent ideological opponent of Putin, it is for the ideological and ideological differences

The forum will be held under the motto "At the crossroads of trends either

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The state's share in MTS put up for international auction

Society Belarus will put its stake in the Belarusian mobile operator MTS on the international auction, said Deputy Prime Minister Anatoly Kalinin.

Kalinin said that "there was an offer from the Russian company to buy a controlling stake was negotiated, but could not agree on a price (…) They offered to pay only a portion, and then carry an extra charge depending on the rating of the company in the global market (… ) We want them to immediately pay the entire package. "

Russian "Mobile TeleSystems" (MTS) previously expressed interest in acquiring a 51% stake in MTS Belarus. "We

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Even today, April 8

Society Blitz review of events and those in Belarus, a world history.

Coming out of the house …

…do not forget the umbrella. Temperature: 1 — 5 C.

Do not pass:

In Minsk at Masherova 8 (homestead BNF) will be presented to the anniversary, the hundredth issue of ARCHE, which is completely dedicated to the events of the 19th of December. The meeting with the editor ARCHE Valery Bulgakov, experts and authors in the journal will begin at 19.00.

In Minsk, Belarus hockey team plays against the team of the Czech Republic. Beginning at 19.00.

Concert Ales Kamotskaya in Bobruisk,

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In Europe, to discuss sanctions against Belarus

Society EU foreign ministers are expected to discuss next week a document on economic sanctions against Belarus, prepared by EU diplomatic service. This is the agency Delfi, with reference to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania.

The report of the Lithuanian Foreign Ministry, however, there are concerns Vilnius against these measures.

"At primarily need to set goals such measures, modality and their possible impact. It is also necessary to provide and review their cases, if the situation in Belarus will change "- the document says.

Vilnius also "does not approve of the economic sanctions, which may be affected by

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The Constitutional Court convicted Pole's Card

Society April 7 at the proposal of the House of Representatives Constitutional Court of Belarus has decided its position on the Polish Law "On the Pole's Card".

House of Representatives appealed to the Constitutional Court, that he appreciated the match "Polish Card" generally recognized principles and norms of international law.

According to the Constitutional Court, certain provisions of the Polish law in defining the powers of certain NGOs, registered in Belarus, on issues related to the issuance of "Polish Card", "do not meet the generally accepted principles of the sovereign equality of States and non-interference in matters within the domestic

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It failed initiative Minsk gave 14 OSCE countries

Society With the sharply negative reaction to the initiative of the OSCE made 14 MFA. Minsk does not recognize the "Moscow Mechanism" of the organization.

Great Britain and thirteen other member countries of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe urged Belarus to cooperate with the international mission of experts to gather evidence for the investigation of actions related to the suppression of the protests after the presidential election 2010.

This proposal was within the scheme of the OSCE, also known as the "Moscow Mechanism".

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus in response stated that

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London demands an end to repression in Belarus

Society Britain called on the Belarusian government to cooperate with OSCE experts who investigate the events on December 19 in Minsk.

This is stated in the press release of the British Embassy in Minsk:

"Great Britain and thirteen other member countries of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe urged Belarus to cooperate with the international mission of experts to gather evidence for the investigation of actions related to the suppression of the protests after the presidential election 2010 and the events that followed them, which caused serious concern.

This proposal was within the scheme of the OSCE, also

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Drakakhrust: United States take the lead strategic

Society "Act on Democracy in Belarus" provides support to foreign broadcasts to Belarus and financial assistance to support democracy in Belarus. On the importance and influence of the "Act on Democracy in Belarus" — columnist Freedom Yuri Drakakhrust.

Reporter: The new "Act on democracy in Belarus" has not yet received, we have not seen the draft of the law. But from what we know, can you say what the purpose of adoption, meaning that it will have?

The thesis of the previous law, the U.S. can not vote for the loans to the Belarusian government in international financial institutions —

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