05.07.2010 Ceremony held in Minsk to rebury remains of unknown soldiers

A ceremony was held at the Minsk-based Church of All the Saints to rebury remains of three unknown soldiers, killed in the Patriotic War of 1812, WWI and WWII.

05.07.2010 Around 250,000 people attended Independence Day festivities in Minsk

Around 250,000 people attended festivities that were held in Minsk on July 3 on the occasion of Belarus’ Independence Day that also marks the anniversary of the liberation of the capital city from the Nazi invaders, said the press office of the city police department.

22.04.2010 Slavonic Bazaar in Vitebsk programme drawn up

The 19th international arts festival Slavonic Bazaar in Vitebsk will take place on 9-15 July. Its programme will consist of the major events at the Summer Amphitheatre: the opening and closing concerts, the Days of Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Moscow, the concert of the Union State performers, the Vitebsk 2010 international singing contest, solo performances.

02.12.2009 President of Vietnam arrived on official visit to Belarus

President of Vietnam arrived on official visit to Belarus