In Belarus, the OSCE office closes

Society The Belarusian authorities have decided not to renew the mandate of the OSCE Office in Minsk. December 31 Permanent Representative of Belarus to the International Organizations in Vienna Alexander Sychev informed the members of the Permanent Council of the OSCE.

About This was announced BelaPAN spokesman for the Belarusian Foreign Ministry Andrey Savin.

"It should be noted that this is a conscious decision, due to the absence of objective justification for maintaining the OSCE mission in Belarus. This position is for a number of years, setting out the official statements of the Belarusian side," said Savin.

Since 2003, while

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Yanukevich: the closure of the OSCE Office — an irrational decision

Society The Belarusian side has decided not to renew the mandate of the OSCE Office in Minsk. Commenting on the decision of the official Minsk BPF leader Yanukevich said:

"I think it is the authorities' response to the conclusions that the OSCE observer mission made on the presidential Belarus election. This decision will not be in favor of Belarus, but will not promote the interests Belarusian authorities. This decision is irrational. "

Lithuania will react to the growth of political consciousness of the citizens of Belarus

Society Lithuanian Foreign Minister Azubalis said that Lithuania promises to take the initiative to the citizens of Belarus received Lithuanian national visas free of charge or for a nominal price.

On this week Lithuanian side offered Belarusian officials to negotiate on this issue. However, under current legislation, Lithuania can not unilaterally take such quick decisions in contrast to Poland.

"Our staff in a meeting with representatives of the Embassy of Belarus proposed to waive the fee for national visas on a bilateral basis," — said in an interview with the Minister BNS.

He also said that he was going to

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The question of the IMF loan is still open

Society The IMF has just received a request from the authorities of Belarus for financial support. Questions about how the IMF will lend and which may be the terms are decided at a later stage in the preparation of the program.

The correspondent of "Liberty" said the IMF Resident Representative in Belarus Natalia Kolyadina.

"From the 1st to the 13th of June in running the IMF mission in Belarus. Her visit was scheduled earlier for postpragramnaga monitoring. Mission will discuss economic policy measures that could help restore economic stability and to ensure the transition of the economy to a

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Shushkevich: Lukashenka will trade prisoners

Society Ex-Chairman Supreme Council Belarus Stanislav Shushkevich said the Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko will trade ex-prisoners nowpresidential candidates.Responding to a question DELFI the further development of the situation in Belarus Stanislav Shushkevich said:

"I think some people let go, and then start trading remains in custody people. If you now demand the release of individuals — it is an opportunity for Alexander Lukashenko to use them justvariable coin. We must demand the release of all. "

What were we thinking in 2010. Heniyush and Karatkevich

Company's "Time for a true your biography is not yet. But you write it. No discounts. With the expectation of the near future." St. Karatkevich. September 25, 1967

The State noted Year Karatkevich solemn monument to the official establishment of mindless printing — "The Wild Hunt of King Stach" in Belarusian, in Russian, Ukrainian and in English. Ambitious and outside the Liberal Minister of Culture Pavel Latushko should be very proud of it.

Year Heniyush testified that there are moral authorities and approved by them principles that are able to combine an independent society and encourage him to action

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Polish and German MPs: Collect the EU Council on Belarus

Society Andrzej Galitsky and Ruprecht Polenz, heads the Foreign Affairs Committee in the Polish Sejm and the German Bundestag, respectively, want the EU Council gathered for a special meeting on Belarus.

Galician and Polents December 30 issued a joint statement in which it claimed that the events that took place after the presidential elections in Belarus on December 19, witnessed a "complete lack of respect for the common European principles and standards on the part of the government of President Lukashenko," according to the Polish news agency PAP.

Galician and Polents that suggest soon send your application to all ministries

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The IMF should be more strict with Belarus

Society Writes the Wall Street Journal. According to the newspaper Belarus risks plunge into chaos.

Lukashenko freezes food prices and threatened to dismiss the prime minister and the head of the National Bank after the sharp devaluation of the Belarusian ruble sparked panic buying of food and the fear of inflation.

Lukashenko, dissatisfied with the requirements of the Russian state property to sell in exchange for loans, seek the help of the IMF. But give him loans should be only under strict conditions.

In 2009 —2010x Belarus has already borrowed from the IMF $ 3.4 billion and realized a 15-month

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Belarus in third place in the CIS by a rise in prices

Society Belarus ranked third among the former Soviet republics on consumer price inflation in January-November 2010. This is evidenced by BelaPAN conducted data analysis of national statistical offices.

In the first position of Kyrgyzstan, where since the beginning of the year prices increased by 16.4%, followed by Georgia (10.7%), Belarus (8.9%), Tajikistan (8.8%), Ukraine (8.2% ). During the five leaders — Russia (7.6%), Armenia (7.5%), Kazakhstan (7.1%), Moldova (6.7%), Azerbaijan (6.2%), Estonia (5.1% ), Lithuania (3%) and Latvia (2.4%).

In Uzbekistan, prices rose by 4.2% from January to September, Turkmenistan — 0.37% in January-September 2010 compared with the

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Even today, December 31

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

Snow …

…windy and cold. Temperature: -12 — 7 C. 

Do not pass:

Festive Christmas program for the people. Minsk, the National Library, beginning at 21.00.

The exhibition "New Year Fair 2010". STR. Yanka Kupala, 27. 


In St. Petersburg and Moscow opposition rally. 


In 1918, the Bolshevik leadership of Belarus, which was based in Smolensk, on the night of 30 December 31, announced the creation of the Byelorussian SSR. A week later the capital of the Byelorussian SSR was moved from

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