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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?.

What virus? Belarus rejects strict measures against pandemic

The Bismarck Tribune 02 Apr 2020
FILE In this file photo taken on Saturday, March 28, 2020, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, centre, takes part in a hockey match during Republican amateur competitions in Minsk, Belarus ... In this photo taken on Wednesday, April 1, 2020, a couple sit inside a street cafe in Minsk, Belarus, Wednesday, April 1, 2020.

In Belarus, some don't wait for Lukashenko to start worrying about coronavirus

Yahoo Daily News 01 Apr 2020
MINSK (Reuters) - Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko may have called coronavirus a "psychosis" that can be fought with vodka, saunas and driving tractors, but some of his citizens are taking matters into their own hands to protect themselves ... Some cinemas, cafes and restaurants closed voluntarily.

Soviet cakes named after cities of the world

Russia Beyond 22 Mar 2020
Many cities have desserts that are named after them ... Prague Cake ... These days you won't see it so often, but practically every shop or cafe offers a smaller version of Minsk Cake – short crust tartlets topped with "little mushrooms."Warsaw and Krakow Cakes ... Today you can try it in any Moscow cafe, pick it up in a store or even make it yourself ... .

Littleton Co-op Featuring New Artwork In Cafe

Caledonian Record 27 Jul 2019
The Littleton food co-op is featuring paintings by artist Valery Mahuchy in the cafe. Valery was born in Belarus and is a graduate from Sculpture Department of the National Academy of the Arts in Minsk, Belarus ... food, a refreshing drink and head for the Co-op Art Cafe.

Germany, France say Ukraine rebel death must not undermine four-way talks

This is Money 03 Sep 2018
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday further four-way Ukraine talks, known as the Normandy format, were impossible after Alexander Zakharchenko, leader of Russian-backed separatists in the Donetsk region of eastern Ukraine, died in an explosion at a cafe on Friday.

Belarus' cuisine week starts in capital of Minsk

Xinhua 12 Jun 2018
MINSK, June 11 (Xinhua) -- The Cuisine Week of Belarus started on Monday at the cafes and restaurants in the capital of Minsk.

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