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A Man who lived according to the laws of love
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A Man who lived according to the laws of love

admin - Окт 03, 2017

An amazing son of the Belarusian land, Alex Leonovich was born in 1922 (i.e. 94 years ago). Imagine, this was a time when the Soviet regime was…

STORKS SYMBOL OF BELARUS
Feb-March 2016
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Feb-March 2016
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STORKS SYMBOL OF BELARUS

Татьяна - Окт 29, 2017

Which bird is considered the symbol of Belarus? A bird that denotes peace, love, and childbirth. Of course, it is the stork, and thousands of storks make…

AMERICA’S BELARUSIAN RELATIVES
Apr-May 2016
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Apr-May 2016
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AMERICA’S BELARUSIAN RELATIVES

william - Ноя 18, 2017

Sharing tales about one’s relatives is one of the favorite conversation topics in any country. Such conversations hold enduring value for any person, bringing back recollections of…

Belarusinka
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Belarusinka

Татьяна - Окт 15, 2017

The following is by internationally-renowned poet YEVGENY YEVTUSHENKO. Yevtushenko is also a novelist, essayist, dramatist, screenwriter, publisher, actor, editor and director of several films. He has been…

America Needs New Friends: Launch of US-Belarus Observer Magazine
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America Needs New Friends: Launch of US-Belarus Observer Magazine

william - Ноя 02, 2017

It's not a secret to anyone - neither to politicians, nor to regular people - that America has lost its friendship with many nations. Some politicians have…

BUSINESS IN BELARUS: INTERVIEW WITH AN ENTREPRENEUR
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BUSINESS IN BELARUS: INTERVIEW WITH AN ENTREPRENEUR

admin - Май 29, 2017

Belarus cannot objectively be described as a country of private entrepreneurs; in 2015, the economic contribution of small businesses in Belarus amounted to 24 % of GDP…

BELARUSIAN CHILDREN AT THE FOREFRONT
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BELARUSIAN CHILDREN AT THE FOREFRONT

Татьяна - Окт 25, 2017

The Belarusian government has taken many initiatives to protect all Belarusian children – especially if they have no one else to protect them. Over a decade ago,…

The Voice of Belarus in Music
Dec-Jan 2016
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Dec-Jan 2016
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The Voice of Belarus in Music

william - Ноя 05, 2017

Belarus is a country of folk songs. Igor Luchenok, one of the most heartrending national folklorists, resides in Belarus. Written from the soul, with profound lyrics about…

KHATYN Belarusian Tragedy
Feb-March 2016
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Feb-March 2016
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KHATYN Belarusian Tragedy

Татьяна - Окт 06, 2017

There are tragedies in life that are never forgotten. One of these is the brutality of German Nazis and their collaborators in the Belarusian village Khatyn, during…

PLAYER PROFILE MAX MIRNYI MORE THAN JUST A TENNIS LEGEND
Feb-March 2016
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Feb-March 2016
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PLAYER PROFILE MAX MIRNYI MORE THAN JUST A TENNIS LEGEND

Татьяна - Окт 29, 2017

Who is Max Mirnyi? The word mirnyi translates to “peaceful” in Russian, and, as someone who has met this great athlete, I can attest to Mirnyi’s peaceful…

THE BELARUSIAN HEROINE
Apr-May 2016
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Apr-May 2016
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THE BELARUSIAN HEROINE

william - Ноя 18, 2017

In celebration of Mother’s Day on May 8th, NATALYA LENSKAYA explores the modern-day Belarusian woman and what makes her a force to be reckoned with. What is…

A CITY BROUGHT FROM THE UNDERGROUND “BIRCH TROY” FOUND IN BELARUS
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Culture
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A CITY BROUGHT FROM THE UNDERGROUND “BIRCH TROY” FOUND IN BELARUS

Татьяна - Окт 15, 2017

Around 20 years ago, when Belarus was part of the former Soviet Union, there were shortages of food and most other items. Whenever someone was able to…

FACE TO FACE WITH BELARUSIAN PRESIDENT ALEXANDER LUKASHENKO
Dec-Jan 2016
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Dec-Jan 2016
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FACE TO FACE WITH BELARUSIAN PRESIDENT ALEXANDER LUKASHENKO

william - Ноя 03, 2017

This interview is almost 15 years old, but, in review, I realize that many of the issues we touched upon during this conversation remain relevant today. Ten…

ELECTIONS IN BELARUS: Western Commentary from Independent Observers
Dec-Jan 2016
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Dec-Jan 2016
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ELECTIONS IN BELARUS: Western Commentary from Independent Observers

admin - Май 29, 2017

In 2015, independent observers from various countries, primarily Western nations, attended the balloting, during which President Lukashenko was still chosen to maintain his position as leader of…

Parenting Tips From Readers
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Parenting Tips From Readers

Татьяна - Окт 25, 2017

Your kids are not your kids. Why? They are the hosts of their own lives and destinies. They enter this world through you, but not for you.…

DIPLOMACY THROUGH SPORT
Dec-Jan 2016
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Dec-Jan 2016
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DIPLOMACY THROUGH SPORT

william - Ноя 05, 2017

By Maksim Ryzhenkov, Assistant to the President of Belarus and Vice-president of the National Olympic Committee of Belarus Modern-day Belarus holds a laudable spot in the international…

Important News From Belarus
Feb-March 2016
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Feb-March 2016
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Important News From Belarus

Татьяна - Окт 07, 2017

Taken from the Annual Review of Foreign Policy of the Republic of Belarus and Activities of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 2015 The Belarusian diplomatic service…

BELARUSIANS LAUGH
Feb-March 2016
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Feb-March 2016
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BELARUSIANS LAUGH

Татьяна - Окт 29, 2017

While studying a man with a neurological condition which involves patients telling too many jokes, neurologists have shown that a sense of humor requires very complex brain…

THE VERDICT IS IN Law Students Engage in Successful Negotiations
Apr-May 2016
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Apr-May 2016
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THE VERDICT IS IN Law Students Engage in Successful Negotiations

william - Ноя 18, 2017

Christopher R. Kelley, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Arkansas School of Law, shares his experiences with the US-Belarus Observer on launching a law student…

Belarusian info Panorama
Aug-Sep 2017
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Aug-Sep 2017
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Belarusian info Panorama

william - Окт 18, 2017

DRIVE A 220-TON BELAZ TRUCK! BelAZ, the world’s biggest producer of dump trucks, is launching a special industrial tour. Visitors to the plant can test what it…

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