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Unearthing a Nazi massacre in Belarus

Sunday, March 31st 2019, 23:10

Builders working on a luxury block of flats discovered the remains of over 1,000 Holocaust victims
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Uncovering Nazi massacre of Jews on Belarus building site

Sunday, March 31st 2019, 23:02
related places: Brest

A thousand victims of Brest's wartime Jewish ghetto have been found as the city wakes up to its past.
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Would you give bats a home in your fridge?

Friday, January 11th 2019, 15:59

Zoologists in Belarus are helping the flying mammal to get some sleep during hibernation season.
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Priest learns sign language to make sermons more inclusive

Tuesday, December 25th 2018, 0:02

A pastor in Belarus wants his congregation to get the word of God from him and not through an interpreter.
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Red defeat in Belarus Xmas 'star wars'

Thursday, December 20th 2018, 12:44

A Belarus town replaces the Communist red star on top of its Christmas tree after protests.
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Belarus customs find antler horde hidden in fuel tank

Wednesday, July 25th 2018, 9:14

Belarus customs officers find huge antler cache hidden in fuel tank.
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The secret executions in Europe's 'last dictatorship'

Monday, May 14th 2018, 23:02

Those on death row in Belarus know they will be executed but never when - and then no-one will be told.
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Domestic violence: How photos are helping victims love themselves again

Monday, April 9th 2018, 23:04

Dasha Buben takes pictures of the victims of domestic abuse in Belarus, in the hope their confidence will grow.
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Halloween hockey fans take Belarusian police by surprise

Thursday, November 2nd 2017, 12:10
related countries: Barbados Barbados

A Belarus ice hockey Halloween competition almost fell foul of security rules.
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Army exercise blunts bumper Belarus mushroom harvest

Friday, September 15th 2017, 16:09
related countries: Barbados Barbados

The Zapad 2017 military exercise annoys Belarusian mushroom pickers.
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Russia launches Zapad war games in Belarus

Thursday, September 14th 2017, 16:05
related countries: Russia Russia

More than 12,000 troops deploy in and around Belarus, in one of Russia's biggest drills for years.
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Hidden agenda?

Sunday, September 10th 2017, 23:21
related countries: Russia Russia

Why is Russia launching a huge military exercise in Belarus? The BBC's Jonathan Marcus investigates.
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Couples take part in Belarus wife-carrying race

Sunday, July 23rd 2017, 8:50

Couples take part in Belarus wife-carrying race
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Food bug upsets Depeche Mode gig in Belarus

Tuesday, July 18th 2017, 11:42
related places: Minsk

Dave Gahan is recovering from a bout of food poisoning which forced the band to scrap a gig in Minsk.
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Belarus protests: Hundreds arrested after defying ban

Saturday, March 25th 2017, 20:41
related places: Minsk

Demonstrators opposed to a tax on the under-employed take to the streets despite a ban.
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