· August, 2008

Stories about Belarus from August, 2008

Belarus: Two Olympic Bronze Medals

  14 August 2008

The Being Had Times reported that Belarus has won two bronze medals in the Beijing Olympics so far, one in Greco-Roman by Mikhail Semenov and one in weightlifting by Anastasia Novikova.

Belarus: Lukashenka and God

  6 August 2008

Malishevsky analyses (RUS) Belarussian President's Alyaksandr Lukashenka, relationship to God from his frequent invocations of higher powers in speeches and public appearances, especially when it comes to foreign relations.

Belarus: Manual for journalists

  1 August 2008

Daniel Rodrigo [Spanish] posted photos of a “manual” for Belarussian journalists, a promotional leaflet on a documentary about the lack of freedom of speech in Belarus.

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