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How an accountant from Vitebsk became a successful chocolatier

The Eastern Herald 10 May 2023
I wanted to do the same, – recalls the events of three years ago, Anna Ostapenko, now a chocolate maker, owner of the cafe-workshop Anna Berries ... We decided to open a cafe-workshop ... The cafe design was developed by herself, repairs were carried out together with her husband ... We decided to open a second cafe, already in Minsk.

Inner Ear: Belarusian Music For February Reviewed By Jakub Knera

The Quietus 21 Feb 2023
Soyuz, photo by Ivan Smolyar ... The music, however, is a complete contrast ... They have a studio in Minsk, but people living in other countries connect online ... We’re talking at the current incarnation of cafe Karma. It was first established in Minsk, then a venue opened in Kyiv, but when the war broke out its owners moved to Warsaw and Gdansk ... Mr ... (Mr ... ....

What Kids Learn In Minsk's 'Patriotic' Clubs: Loyalty To Lukashenka, That 'Belarusians Are Russians,' And ...

Radio Free Europe 10 Dec 2022
Belarusians refused to accept the official result of an election that millions believe was stolen ... Several people died during the crackdown ... This is the same Karpyankou who became widely known after he broke the glass door of a Minsk cafe with a baton on September 6, 2020, in order to detain protesters from a nearby opposition rally.

‘Healing a wound’: from neglected East German relic to lauded art gallery

The Observer 02 Oct 2022
But a former terrace cafe in the city of Potsdam, just west of Berlin, is being lauded as a showpiece of socialist realist architecture having been saved from demolition by a billionaire German businessman who has recast it as an art gallery ... The Minsk cafe, now reborn as the Minsk Kunsthaus ... The Minsk Kunsthaus cafe bar.

Das Minsk: New art museum opens in Potsdam

The Telegraph India 24 Sep 2022
Hasso Plattner isn't the only one who is pleased about the revival of the Minsk, a modernist-style terrace restaurant built in the 1970s during the East German era, which was a popular meeting place and event venue in the city of Potsdam ... This weekend, Das Minsk (which translates to The Minsk) art house will open to the public.

Russians Flock to Belarus for Sanctions-free Shopping Tourism

Moscow Times 07 Sep 2022
With multiple daily flights and trains between Moscow and Minsk, Belarus has become an increasingly popular destination for Russians looking to buy Western goods or open a bank account that will issue Visa or MasterCard debit cards no longer available in Russia ... Shopping center in Minsk ... Cafe in Minsk.

Belarus protesters battered, bruised but defiant after 100 days

BBC News 17 Nov 2020
Yet every Sunday thousands still pour into the streets of the capital Minsk, condemning what they see as Mr Lukashenko's fraudulent 9 August victory ... "There are fewer opposition flags," said Vladimir (not his real name), an entrepreneur in Minsk ... He was in a cafe when the first clashes took place in Minsk that night.

Belarus leader threatens to leave protesters ‘without hands’ as strike rumbles

Metro USA 30 Oct 2020
More than 16,000 people have been detained in a violent crackdown by security forces that has prompted Western countries to impose new sanctions on Minsk ... More than 100 people protested in front of a school in Minsk, a day after police detained the father of three students who had joined the protests.

Workers and students pose strike challenge to Belarusian leader

Metro USA 26 Oct 2020
Many shops, cafes and restaurants were closed in central Minsk ... Elsewhere in Minsk, black-clad officers in masks poured out of vans, detaining people and dragging them away, footage from news website showed ... Belarusian opposition supporters hold a rally in Minsk. Belarusian opposition supporters hold a rally in Minsk.

Workers and students in Belarus launch anti-Lukashenko strike

The Observer 26 Oct 2020
She is currently being held in Minsk ... In Minsk, a number of restaurants and cafes were closed but others opened as normal. “Of course I support all of this, but we discussed it and decided it wouldn’t be fair to our customers to close down,” said Dmitry, a waiter at a cafe in central Minsk.

'Keep Calm And Buy Coffee': Line Outside Minsk Cafe Attacked By Security Forces

Radio Free Europe 08 Sep 2020
Minsk residents have rallied around a cafe in the Belarusian capital after its ...

Video shows armed Belarus president as protests roil capital

Magic Valley 23 Aug 2020
A man drinks a coffee sitting in a cafe, as ...

Vast protest in Minsk keeps up pressure on Belarus president

The Roanoke Times 23 Aug 2020
Thousands of people gather for a protest at the Independence square in Minsk, Belarus, Sunday, Aug ... A young girl plays with a balloon during a protest in Minsk, Belarus, Sunday, Aug ... A man drinks a coffee sitting in a cafe, as Belarusian opposition supporters rally at Independence Square in Minsk, Belarus, Sunday, Aug.

Blindness review – Juliet Stevenson rages between your ears

The Observer 16 Aug 2020
Every now and then you catch glimpses of fellow audience members ... “If you can see, look.”. Witnessing is the lifeblood of Belarus Free Theatre, which last week reported that three of its members had been arrested during the Minsk protests. Since 2005 the company has been performing, without charge, in private apartments, woods and cafes ... .

'Here we're playing with fire': Life in Belarus continuing as normal despite coronavirus spread

ITV 03 May 2020
Video report by ITV News Correspondent Dan Rivers ... In his warning, he also pointed to an increase cases in Belarus among other countries ... Credit. ITV News ... Credit. AP ... Credit. ITV News ... Maxim Ivashin, a musician from Minsk, described the president as out of touch with reality ... Which shops, cafes, restaurants, gyms, garden centres have started re-opening?.

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