Authoritarian regimes at the post-Soviet area are artificially manipulating the processes that are going on in the society, thus creating real competition for more natural democracies.
30.11.2015 | 11:00
As Minsk’s role in the region increases, Belarus aspires to receive economic benefits and financial support for the Belarusian economy from Eurasian and international financial institutions.
26.11.2015 | 09:49
On November 17 a meeting between Plenipotentiary of Belarus to the UK Sergei Aleinik and Director General for Political Affairs at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Simon Gass took place.
19.11.2015 | 12:10
The EU gave the benefit of the doubt to Belarusian authorities by suspending the application of its restrictive measures against them, assumes German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier.
19.11.2015 | 11:21
Belarusian state faces a paradox: on the one hand, it controls the political life of the country, including election results; on the other – it fails to suppress shadow economy, writes Siarhei Bohdan.
16.11.2015 | 09:38
Can the Belarusan opposition reform? Or will other structures, which have no relationship to the democratic movement of the last 20 years and follow completely different principles, take its place?
11.11.2015 | 10:59
The head of the Center for European Transformation contradicts UN Special Rapporteur on Belarus, who believes that Minsk’s position in Russia-Ukraine conflict is the main reason for lifting sanctions.
11.11.2015 | 08:11
Chargé d’Affaires ad interim talks about US-Belarus relations, our country’s unique position on the international scene, a need to promote entrepreneurship and the incompleteness of democracy.
06.11.2015 | 08:06
In contrast to the large-scale protests following the 2010 elections, the results of elections 2015 were met with an apprehensive trickle of discontent consisting of a few hundred people.
03.11.2015 | 08:44
Now Lukashenka only talks about market economy without commencing structural reforms. If he is able to raise sufficient funds, the changes will be purely cosmetic; if not – they may be more extensive.
02.11.2015 | 09:33
For Europe, the policy dilemma remains the same: in the presence of a neighbour country that has no clear intention to ‘Europeanize’ itself while stopping short of aligning itself fully with Moscow.
26.10.2015 | 11:02