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Belarusians of the World festival to feature around 250 participants
Yesterday 14:52
The 4th edition of the Belarusians of the World art festival will feature around 250 participants from various countries. The festival is scheduled for 16-20 September. It will take place in Minsk, but participants will also visit other regions on one day of the event.
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Festival of National Cultures in Grodno due on 5-6 June
Yesterday 13:48
The festival will feature representatives of 35 ethnicities. During the festival, various ethnicities demonstrate their cultures to visitors of the event. This year there may be a new event, namely a friendship party.
Belarusian Embassy issues recommendations amidst pneumonia outbreak in Wuhan
Yesterday 13:26
“According to the official data provided by Chinese authorities, the pneumonia outbreak caused by a coronavirus first emerged in the city of Wuhan, Hubei Province. The World Health Organization is monitoring the situation and urging not to impose any travel restrictions,” reads the message from the embassy.
Screening, quarantine measures increased at Belarus' airports
Yesterday 11:55
Minsk National Airport has implemented thermovision screening and quarantine procedures of passengers arriving from the countries affected by the virus, said the Healthcare Ministry.
Vladimir Gusakov. An archive photo
Vladimir Gusakov of Belarus to chair CIS Interstate Council for Outer Space
Yesterday 11:36
Chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Vladimir Gusakov has been elected Chairman of the Interstate Council for Outer Space of the Commonwealth of Independent States.
Vladimir Gusakov and Dmitry Rogozin
Belarus, Roscosmos to expand orbital group of satellites
Yesterday 09:27
The National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and Russia's Roscosmos State Corporation have signed an agreement on expanding the joint orbital group of satellites for the remote sensing of Earth.
Opinion poll: Lukashenko is most popular foreign leader among Russians
Yesterday 09:00
The top spot in the ranking was previously shared by the Belarusian leader and former president of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. Nursultan Nazarbayev is out of the spotlight now. However Aleksandr Lukashenko is still in the limelight.
Istanbul and Alexandria: Two new addresses in the Minsk World complex
Yesterday 09:00
The Southern Europe and Africa quarters are green and bright, with landscape design, trees and shrubs. The Istanbul and Alexandria houses have children's play towns, recreation areas, and sports grounds.
Belarus invites CIS countries to join EAEU satellite constellation project
21 January, 20:03
Vladimir Gusakov said that the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus in association with Roscosmos and Kazakhstan is drafting an interstate program on setting up an integrated EAEU system.
Photos courtesy of the press service of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus
MP: Belarusians will always perceive bloody events of the Holocaust as a personal tragedy
21 January, 19:55
World War Two took lives of one in three of the Belarusians, radically changing the country's national and ethnic composition that had evolved over centuries. Jewish settlements were no longer part of life in Belarus. The dreadful words “ghetto” and “death camps” were coined instead.
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