Monthly Archives: September 2020

“Belarusian activist” protesting against foreign meddling turns out to be Russian politician

In what appears to be a staged interview, the Russian man posing as a Belarusian protester is ironically speaking against fake news, as well as external interference. Snap from video In the light of recent reports of Russian propaganda pundits taking over control of the Belarusian state TV with long-time ruler Alexander Lukashenko’s personal blessing, the latest disinformation trick has been

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In Kyiv the SBU detained a foreign fighter of MTO “Islamic State”

In the capital, the Security Service of Ukraine detained one of the leaders of the international terrorist organization “Islamic State”, who is wanted by Interpol. According to the data received by the Ukrainian special services, the criminal is a native of one of the post-Soviet countries and is a member of the leadership of the IS terrorists. It is established that

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Lukashenko tells ‘RT’ that the voices on last week’s ‘intercepted conversation’ about Navalny’s poisoning were Americans

The alleged negotiations between Warsaw and Berlin that Belarusian intelligence claimed to have intercepted last week involved Americans, rather than Germans or Poles, said Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko (Alyaksandr Lukashenka) in an interview with RT on Wednesday, September 9.  According to Lukashenko, a full recording of the conversation has been handed over to the head of Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB),

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Russia Orders Banks to Ensure Steady Ruble Flow to Belarus

Belarus faces a financial crisis as demand for foreign currencies has spiked amid a month of anti-Lukashenko protests. Russia has ordered state-controlled banks to ensure a plentiful supply of cash to banks in Belarus, Reuters reported Wednesday. The news agency said Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin and Russia’s Finance Minister told executives at state-owned lenders Sberbank, VTB and VEB to ensure their units

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Human Rights Council commission concerned with discrimination of Russians in Ukraine

Warning! Contains Russian verbal diarrhea. MOSCOW, September 9 (RAPSI) – The Standing Commission on International Cooperation in Human Rights of Russia’s Presidential Human Rights Council has expressed its deep concern over violations of the rights of Russians residing in Ukraine, according to its Wednesday statement. According to Council member Alexander Brod, since September 1 education in all Russian-speaking schools has

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Lukashenka said that the protesters are receiving signals from space. From “American bastards with a center near Warsaw”

Alexander Lukashenko explained why on August 23 he arrived at the Palace of Independence by helicopter only when the protesters gathered there had already dispersed. According to his version, it was not he who was afraid of the protesters. It was the protesters who received a signal from space that Lukashenka was approaching and therefore hastened to get away. Lukashenko said this during an interview

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Kremlin: at the moment Putin will not vaccinate against COVID-19

Russian President Vladimir Putin will decide whether to vaccinate against coronavirus if he sees fit, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said at a briefing on Wednesday. According to RIA Novosti, Peskov was asked whether Putin would be vaccinated in order to attend international events. “As for the president’s vaccination, when and if he deems it necessary, he will report it himself,” Peskov

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Occupation authorities of the “DNR” state that Ukraine has agreed to allow them to enter the AFU positions near Horlivka for “joint inspection” of fortifications of the JF units.

“The representatives of the “DNR” at the TCG managed to force the Ukrainian side to a joint inspection in the area of Shumy settlement, with the participation of the OSCE representative, to record the real state of Ukrainian positions… That is, in fact, we forced Ukraine to fulfill its obligations”, – the representative of occupation authorities of the “DNR” writes.

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Unknown People Try to Enter Belarus Nobel Laureate Alexievich’s Apartment Amid Opposition Arrests

Belarusian Nobel Literature Prize winner Svetlana Alexievich said unknown people tried to enter her apartment on Wednesday amid an intensifying crackdown by President Alexander Lukashenko’s regime over a disputed election. Alexievich, 72, is now the last free leading member of the Belarusian opposition’s Coordination Council still in the country after masked men detained lawyer Maxim Znak earlier Wednesday. The council

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Cabinet of Ministers approves priority action plan for 2020

09.09.2020 17:30 The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has approved a draft decree on the approval of the Government Priority Action Plan for 2020. The decision was made at a government meeting on Wednesday, September 9, according to the Government portal. “The document is fundamental. It contains 690 items, each of which has justifications of its importance, responsible officers, deadline, performance

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Additional payments to doctors to be raised by UAH 3,500 on average – Shmyhal

09.09.2020 16:17 The Cabinet of Ministers has approved a decision to increase additional payments to doctors by UAH 3,500 on average. Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal said this at a government meeting on Wednesday, an Ukrinform correspondent reported. “For doctors, additional payments will be increased by an average of UAH 3,500,” said Shmyhal. He reminded that the Cabinet of Ministers at

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Drohobych plant starts producing military vehicles according to NATO standards

PHOTOS09.09.2020 17:15 Drohobych Truck Crane Plant in Ukraine’s Lviv region, which manufactures military vehicles according to NATO standards, has resumed operations, Drohobych City Council’s press service has reported. According to the report, this is the only enterprise in Ukraine producing vehicles of this kind. “A truck crane plant in Drohobych resumed operations after a halt in production. Today, military cranes

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Mike and Nick vs. Die Hard Lukashenka

Alyaksandr Lukashenka declared recently that he got proof that Western powers stand behind both the Navalny case and the protests in Belarus. 4 September, the Belarusian security services, KGB (yes, KGB), published an audio recording of a super-secret conversation between officers of the German and Polish special forces, discussing details on the Navalny poisoning and noting that Lukashenka has proven

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Belarus: Opposition politician Maxim Snak apparently arrested

  In Belarus, the well-known opposition activist Maxim Snak is said to have been taken away by masked men. Svetlana Tichanovskaya demands that his disappearance be clarified. According to his supporters, the Belarusian opposition politician and lawyer Maxime Snak has apparently been arrested. As the press service of the opposition Coordination Council announced in the Telegram news service, Snak wanted

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Deep concerns in Brussels about the fight against corruption in #Ukraine

Brussels observers of the fight against corruption in Ukraine have expressed deep concerns about the efficiency of policies put in place in the last five years, during an online dialogue between the Polita think tank in Kyiv and the Brussels Press Club on 2 September, writes Willy Fautré, Human Rights Without Frontiers. On 28 August, the Constitutional Court declared a

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For all the fulminating about the Navalny poisoning, Britain is not doing enough to root out Russian influence

Britain has done nothing to confront Putin’s oligarchs since the Salisbury poisoning CON COUGHLIN. 9 September 2020 • 7:00am The German government’s revelation that Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was poisoned with the nerve agent Novichok has inevitably resulted in comparisons with our own Salisbury poisoning more than two years ago. Immediately after the German authorities announced that they believed

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Seems Zelensky’s days are counted…

  https://itd.rada.gov.ua/services/Petition/Index/8464 Translation: We, relatives and neighbors of the Ukrainian wars who died defending Ukraine during the most important period of Russian aggression, read with bitter surprise in various media shocking information that the operation to remove Ukrainian Russian mercenaries and Wagner fighters was disrupted. It’s not just fighters of an odious mercenary unit. These people who killed our relatives

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