Oct 24, 2011
Evangelicals in Belarus and Kazakhstan Detained, Beaten, Fined
ASTANA/MINSK/BUDAPEST - Evangelical Christians in Belarus and Kazakhstan faced increased pressure Friday, October 21, to halt unauthorized worship services after pastors were fined and churches raided in the former Soviet republics.
Russian Embassy in Minsk seeking release of detained citizens
The Russian Embassy in Minsk is seeking the release of the Russian citizens detained in the Belarusian capital on December 19.
Lukashenko says he did not "solemnly" promise to recognize S. Ossetia, Abkhazia
Headlines 08/13 23:30 Russia denies visa for Russian woman's daughter to be handed to Finnish father 08/13 23:08 Belarus wishes to improve relations with U.S. - Lukashenko 08/13 22:59 Opposition activist Ponomaryov to stay in hospital after being detained at rally 08/13 22:17 Tbilisi court sentences killer of ex-interior minister to 30 years in ...