News for 9 Jul 2015
09.07.2015 KGB trying to recruit freelance journalist Zmitser Lupach
Freelance journalist Zmitser Lupach told how KGB officers tried to make him cooperate with them. At first he decided to simply ignore their proposals, but they didn't let him alone. Therefore, Mr. Lupach decided to appeal to journalists and human rights activists.
09.07.2015 Freelance journalists Natallia Kryvashei and Kanstatnsin Zhukouski get fined
According to the Belarusian Association of Journalists, Rahačoŭ District Court Judge Aliaksandr Krainikau found freelance journalists Natallia Kryvashei and Kanstatnsin Zhukouski guikty of the illicit manufacture of media products for satellite TV channel "Belsat" and fined them 35 basic units (6.3 million rubles) under Art. 22.9, part 2 of Code of Administrative Offenses.
09.07.2015 Detentions and arrests of football fans at Belarus Football Championship
As reported by belultras.by, football fans have been repeatedly detained during the during the World Cup football in Belarus has repeatedly delayed football fans.
09.07.2015 Mahilioŭ region: media show lack of interest to beginning of election campaign
The campaign for the presidential election of the Republic of Belarus has not yet aroused great interest among the state media of the Mahilioŭ region.
09.07.2015 Head of a police department in Mahilioŭ accuses activist of trying to bribe him
Instead of answering questions of Aliaksandr Khamratau and Dzmitry Zdobnikau they were pushed out of the Lieninski District Police Department in Mahilioŭ.
09.07.2015 OSCE: Belarusian dump trucks take Donbass coal away
The Observing mission of the OSCE, located at "Gukovo" and "Donetsk" Russian border crossings in Rostov region, informs that the coal export from the Donbass to Russia continues. Weekly report for the period from 1 to 7 July says, Correspondent writes.