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England expect tough Belarus tie

Tuesday, October 14th 2008, 16:37
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England coach Fabio Capello and skipper Rio Ferdinand say Belarus will provide stern opposition in their World Cup qualifying tie.
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EU drops Uzbek travel sanctions

Monday, October 13th 2008, 17:28

The European Union is to lift its travel ban on President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus, to encourage democratic reform.
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Owen fails to make England squad

Sunday, October 5th 2008, 19:01
related countries: Kazakhstan Kazakhstan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

England boss Fabio Capello leaves Michael Owen out of his 23-man squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Kazakhstan and Belarus.
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Belarus clean sweep poll 'flawed'

Monday, September 29th 2008, 13:32

Elections in Belarus - in which the opposition failed to win a single seat - "fell short" of democratic standards, Europe's monitors say.
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Belarus opposition fails in polls

Monday, September 29th 2008, 9:44

Opposition candidates in Belarus fail to win any seats in parliamentary elections, electoral officials say.
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Voting ends in Belarus election

Sunday, September 28th 2008, 18:11

Belarusian finish voting in a poll which leaders claimed would be the fairest in the former Soviet republic's history.
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Demanding a say

Monday, August 4th 2008, 11:43

The young activists jailed for speaking out in Belarus
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Dozens hurt in Belarus bomb blast

Friday, July 4th 2008, 16:01

Fifty people are injured in the Belarussian capital in a bomb explosion at a concert attended by President Lukashenko.
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Out of the blue

Friday, July 4th 2008, 15:57

Bomb blast shatters Belarus' facade of stability
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US envoys leave Belarus

Saturday, May 3rd 2008, 14:44
related countries: United States United States

Eleven US diplomats leave Belarus after being declared "personae non gratae" amid escalating tensions.
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US denies Belarussian expulsions

Thursday, May 1st 2008, 18:26
related countries: United States United States

The US denies telling Belarus to withdraw diplomats and shut missions after Minsk expels 10 Americans.
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Belarus expulsions 'unjustified'

Wednesday, April 30th 2008, 17:04
related countries: United States United States

The US says a decision by Belarus to order the expulsion of 10 of its diplomats in Minsk is "unwarranted".
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Belarussian police break up rally

Wednesday, March 26th 2008, 1:02
related places: Minsk

Police in the Belarussian capital Minsk arrest dozens of people at a rally marking a nationalist anniversary.
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US ambassador to Belarus expelled

Friday, March 7th 2008, 16:24
related countries: United States United States

Belarus announces that it has expelled the United States ambassador, and recalled its ambassador to the US.
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EU appeal over Belarus dissident

Monday, February 25th 2008, 18:14

The EU urges Belarus to free a jailed dissident, who is on hunger strike, so he can attend his wife's funeral.
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Belarus backs Russia on missiles

Friday, December 14th 2007, 17:06
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Moscow

Belarus says it will back Russia if the US overrides Moscow's objections to building new missile bases in Europe.
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Russia warns of Belarus missiles

Wednesday, November 14th 2007, 13:30
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

A senior Russian general says missiles could be placed in Belarus to counter a planned US missile defence system.
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