Belarus - Level 4: Do Not Travel
Do Not Travel to Belarus due to the arbitrary enforcement of laws, the risk of detention, the Russian military attack on neighboring Ukraine, and the buildup of Russian military in Belarus along the border with Ukraine. U.S. citizens in Belarus should depart immediately via commercial or private means.
Belarus is a country in the eastern part of Europe. It is bordered by Russia to the east and northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest. Minsk is the capital city.
Poland summons Belarus diplomat over jailing of journalist
WARSAW, Poland (AP) ? The Polish foreign ministry on Thursday summoned the Belarusian charge d?affaires to express its concerns after a journalist who had worked for Polish media was sentenced ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 04 Aug 2022 07:32:00 GMT
Belarus lays trap for Latvians, Lithuanians and Poles
Latvia's second largest city is filled with products from Belarus, whose border is only ... after July 2021," said Maris Susejs, a Latvian teacher who works near this triple-border zone.
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Jul 2022 19:03:00 GMT
Belarus claims to have shot down Ukrainian missiles
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has accused Ukraine of firing missiles at military facilities on his country?s territory. Load Error He said the missiles ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 03 Jul 2022 02:08:00 GMT
Poland completes Belarus border wall to keep migrants out
A military person patrols a the start of the work on the first part of a 180 kilometers (115 miles) and 5.5 meter (18ft)-high metal wall intended to block migrants? Read More A military person ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 30 Jun 2022 00:01:00 GMT
Kuleba: Ukraine Will Sever Diplomatic Relations With Belarus If Its Troops Cross Border
(MENAFN- UkrinForm) Ukraine will sever diplomatic relations with Belarus if its armed forces cross the Ukrainian border. Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said this in an interview with ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Jul 2022 11:42:00 GMT
Putin promises Belarus nuclear-capable missiles to counter \'aggressive\' West
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday told his counterpart from Belarus that Moscow would supply Minsk with missile systems capable of carrying nuclear weapons, the Russian foreign ministry ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 25 Jun 2022 22:10:00 GMT
Belarusian president Lukashenko re-elected by landslide - initial results
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko ... Svetlana Tikhanouskaya, a former English teacher who emerged from obscurity a few weeks ago to become Lukashenko's main rival, won 9.9% of the vote ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 01 Aug 2022 15:44:00 GMT
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko wins sixth term as election protests convulse the country
Ms Tsikhanouskaya, a former English teacher and political novice ... not be drawn on how many people were detained, however. Belarus?s investigative committee has opened a criminal probe ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 05 Jan 2022 03:09:00 GMT
Europeans getting ready for energy crisis and going to Belarus for fuel without visa
Since, thanks to the Presidential Decree, Poles, Lithuanians and Latvians can enter Belarus without visas until next year ... That's what I told my wife to tell the teacher to keep our children out of ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Jul 2022 17:00:00 GMT
Belarus strongman faces surprise challenge in tense vote
Belarus held tense presidential polls on Sunday ... Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, a 37-year-old English teacher and translator by training, stood for office after the authorities detained her husband ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 09 Aug 2020 07:53:00 GMT
Belarus poll workers describe vote-rigging in August election
A Belarusian opposition supporter holds an old Belarusian national flag during a rally in Minsk (AP) His main opponent, former English teacher Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, drew crowds of tens of ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 01 Sep 2020 00:57:00 GMT
Belarus court gives another journalist a lengthy prison term
A court in Belarus on Wednesday sentenced yet another independent journalist to a lengthy prison term, part of a continued government crackdown on opposition activists, ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 03 Aug 2022 08:59:00 GMT