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BELARUSIAN BEAR
Aug-Sep 2017
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Aug-Sep 2017
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BELARUSIAN BEAR

william - Ноя 02, 2017

On September 16, Aleksander Vasilyevich Medved celebrated his 80th birthday. There was a time when this name thundered throughout the globe, seen regularly on the front pages…

HOW TWIN SISTERS FELL IN LOVE WITH TWIN BROTHERS
Aug-Sep 2017
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Aug-Sep 2017
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HOW TWIN SISTERS FELL IN LOVE WITH TWIN BROTHERS

william - Ноя 02, 2017

Katya and Lena Naskovets are twin sisters. Lyosha and Sasha Ustinovich are twin brothers. Their last names will all soon be the same – Ustinovich. Katya is…

«STORKS DON’T LIVE ON SKYSCRAPERS» HOW AN ARTIST FROM NEW YORK ILLUSTRATED A BELARUSIAN WRITER’S BOOK
Aug-Sep 2017
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Aug-Sep 2017
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«STORKS DON’T LIVE ON SKYSCRAPERS» HOW AN ARTIST FROM NEW YORK ILLUSTRATED A BELARUSIAN WRITER’S BOOK

william - Ноя 02, 2017

I found the name of this remarkable artist on the Internet, but the first time I had seen her drawings was in a literary almanac published in…

SEVEN UNUSUAL MUSEUMS IN MINSK YOU SHOULD VISIT
Aug-Sep 2017
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Aug-Sep 2017
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SEVEN UNUSUAL MUSEUMS IN MINSK YOU SHOULD VISIT

william - Ноя 01, 2017

Do you like sightseeing, but think that historical and literary museums are boring? Well, Minsk has something to change your mind! Minsk has several museums that will…

THE FLYING ARTIST
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THE FLYING ARTIST

william - Ноя 01, 2017

Afire broke out on the outskirts of the Belarusian city of Vitebsk on July 6, 1887. It started at noon and raged on and on, gaining strength.…

SUCCESS STORY: HOW ONE BELARUSIAN WOMAN ENDED UP AT NASA
Aug-Sep 2017
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Aug-Sep 2017
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SUCCESS STORY: HOW ONE BELARUSIAN WOMAN ENDED UP AT NASA

william - Ноя 01, 2017

Yana Karol had a goal: She wanted to get a job at NASA and move to sunny California. It took the Minsk native and former academic secretary…

«I CAN TURN OFF THE LIGHT WITH MY FOOT!» BALLET SCHOOL FOR ADULTS
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«I CAN TURN OFF THE LIGHT WITH MY FOOT!» BALLET SCHOOL FOR ADULTS

william - Ноя 01, 2017

Anyone can attend this school, no matter their age or their build, but more often than not it is women between 25 and 40 who sign up…

TELL ME WHO YOUR FRIENDS ARE, AND I’LL TELL YOU WHO YOU ARE STORIES OF BELARUSIANS UNITED BY FRIENDSHIP
Aug-Sep 2017
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Aug-Sep 2017
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TELL ME WHO YOUR FRIENDS ARE, AND I’LL TELL YOU WHO YOU ARE STORIES OF BELARUSIANS UNITED BY FRIENDSHIP

william - Окт 29, 2017

In June, we celebrated International Friendship Day. Of course, friendship unites people not on this day alone, but often for many years. Without friendship, as without love,…

WORKING TOGETHER, HAND IN PAW NINE STORIES OF HOW HOMELESS ANIMALS WERE RESCUED
Aug-Sep 2017
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Aug-Sep 2017
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WORKING TOGETHER, HAND IN PAW NINE STORIES OF HOW HOMELESS ANIMALS WERE RESCUED

william - Окт 29, 2017

The concept of ‘humanity’ is much broader than compassion for one's own kind. It also includes sympathy for animals, and not on only on International Homeless Animals…

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A CANDLE IN THE SOUL An Interview with Nobel Laureate Svetlana Alexievich
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A CANDLE IN THE SOUL An Interview with Nobel Laureate Svetlana Alexievich

Татьяна - Окт 25, 2017

Told by Anna Borisov (Abridged and reprinted) Svetlana, how did you feel when you realized that your name was listed along with the great Russian writers who…

A BELARUSIAN HOLY RELIC
Dec-Jan 2017
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Dec-Jan 2017
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A BELARUSIAN HOLY RELIC

admin - Авг 11, 2017

In Minsk, on Independence Avenue near the National Library, the monument to St. Euphrosyne of Polotsk (1101-1167) attracts the attention of tourists and visitors. She was the first woman to be…