US, EU, UK and Canada impose fresh sanctions on Belarus
The United States, European Union, United Kingdom and Canada imposed fresh sanctions on Belarus Monday in a coordinated response to the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arrested journalist Roman Pratasevich weeps on Belarus state television
Raman Pratasevich said he was fully cooperating with investigators and declared he respects the authoritarian president he opposed for years. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

5 things to know for June 4: Covid-19, Capitol riots, White House, cyberattacks, Belarus
Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

European Union Bans Flights From Flying Over Belarus Airspace
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Source: Reuters: Health - June 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EU to ban Belarus overflights from midnight, diplomats say
European Union ambassadors on Friday adopted a plan to ban Belarus carriers from flying over EU territory or landing in EU airports,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarus lashes out at the US, reducing embassy staff numbers
Belarus has struck back against the United States, slashing the number of staff permitted at the US embassy in Minsk, in response to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russian and Belarusian special services agree to jointly fight against ‘destructive activities of the West’
The heads of the Russian and Belarusian special services agreed to jointly fight "the destructive activities of the West against the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarus: Mass detentions start after portraits of Lukashenka appeared at town dump
Yet on June 2, the Belarusian Interior Ministry confirmed the mass detentions of residents of the town of Zhabinka (Brest region).... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarusians are now ‘hostages in their own country’, says Tikhanovskaya in Vilnius
The Minsk regime's ban on almost all citizens to leave Belarus have made them œhostages in their own country, the count... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarusian Journalist Pratasevich Moved To KGB Detention Facility, Says Rights Group
The Belarusian rights group Vyasna says detained journalist and opposition activist Raman Pratasevich has been moved to a pretrial... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarus Arrest Chills Democratic Activists, Spurs Calls for Harsher Sanctions
The Belarusian democratic opposition and some Western governments are calling for harsher sanctions against Alexander Lukashenko's... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarus: opposition activist stabs himself in the throat in court after being told his family would face criminal charges if he did not confess
Footage by Radio Svaboda showed Stepan Latypov lying on a wooden bench inside a prisoner's cage in the courtroom, with police officers... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarus enacts new rules restricting Citizens from leaving
Minsk's border agency has announced new rules that will make it nearly impossible to leave the country. As citizens attempt to flee... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarusian opposition leader believes blogger tortured
Belarus's leading opposition politician Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya said on Monday that detained blogger Roman Protasevich had been beaten... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarusian editor arrested amid crackdown on journalists
The chief editor of a popular Internet news site in one of Belarus' largest cities was detained Sunday amid a crackdown on independent... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

US to work with EU on targeted sanctions for Belarus
The US announced on Friday it was working with the EU on punitive sanction measures against key members of Belarusian President... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarus: US to impose sanctions over plane diversion
The US has said it's working with partners in the EU on a list of punitive measures targeting key members of the Belarusian government.... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

US to sanction Belarus over flight diversion incident
US, White House, Belarus, Ryanair, Joe Biden (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarusians increasingly cornered after EU cuts air links
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — As fear of repression rises among Belarusians following the arrest of a dissident journalist whose plane was... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lukashenko says documents about Ryanair flight will reveal 'what's going on' as Putin underlines his support for Belarus
Russian President Vladimir Putin cemented his support of Belarusian president Alexander Lukashenko in a meeting on Friday, saying that... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarus plane diversion: Putin plays down crisis at talks with Lukashenko
Russia's president dismisses outrage over Belarus's diversion of a jet to arrest a dissident journalist. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lithuania expels two Belarusian 'intelligence officers' "intelligence officers working under the diplomatic cover were asked to leave...
Lithuania has expelled two Belarusian "intelligence officers working under diplomatic cover", the country's Foreign Mini... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarus leader seeks Russian support amid showdown with EU
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin warmly welcomed his counterpart from Belarus for talks Friday on forging closer ties amid... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Germany threatens sanctions ‘spiral’ unless Belarus frees prisoners
Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said Alexander Lukashenko must release hundreds of political prisoners to avoid further penalties. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russia refuses to allow European planes to land in Moscow
Retaliation over Belarus airspace row results in cancellation of flights from French and Austrian carriers (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russia blocks flights that avoid Belarusian airspace
The move seeks to undermine the EU's response to a diverted flight ordered by Belarus. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Saga of Ryanair Flight 4978
Why did the leader of Belarus force a commercial airplane to land? Who was he after? And what might happen next? (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russia prohibits Austrian Airlines flight to arrive without entering Belarusian airspace: reports
The Austrian Airlines flight wanted to change its route to avoid Belarus, but Russia rejected this, the airline said. Meanwhile,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

European Union mulls fresh sanctions on Belarus as more planes canceled
More planes are being diverted or canceled due to aviation bans over Belarusian airspace as the European Union mulls fresh sanctions on... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russia blocks flights as West's standoff with Belarus over diverted plane hits international air travel
Airlines are avoiding Belarusian airspace after the country forced a flight off its course to land so a dissident could be arrested. Now... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lukashenko is 'turning Belarus into the North Korea of Europe' says Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya
"Lukashenko is turning my country into the North Korea of Europe: non-transparent, unpredictable and dangerous." #BrusselsBureau (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

President of Belarus Is Shocked No One Believes His Flimsy Rationale for Hijacking a Commercial Airliner
“Hamas or no Hamas—it doesn’t matter today,” Lukashenko said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarus president calls backlash against plane incident a ‘planned provocation’
Alexander Lukashenko accuses west of launching ‘hybrid modern war’ over arrest of journalist (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarus threatens to flood Europe with migrants and drugs in response to sanctions
Alexander Lukashenko has threatened to loosen border controls with Europe in an attempt to flood the continent with migrants and drugs... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Putin Invites Belarus Plane Hijacker for Tea
The Russian president may be fed up with Lukashenko’s drama but he’ll always side with his post-Soviet ally in any battle against the West. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ukraine bans electricity imports from Russia, Belarus
Ukraine's National Commission for State Regulation of Energy and Utilities will limit electricity imports from Russia and Belarus until... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Putin likely gave Belarus the go-ahead to divert the Ryanair plane, officials and experts say
Belarus's authoritarian leader Alexander Lukashenko is heavily reliant on Putin's support from an economic, military, and political standpoint. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ryanair Pilots Questioned Request to Land, Transcript Released by Belarus Shows
A pilot aboard a Ryanair jetliner forced to land in Belarus over the weekend undefinedrepeatedly questioned air-traffic controllers... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarus closing Canadian embassy as PM Trudeau condemns regime
The Government of the Republic of Belarus has announced it will be closing its embassy in Canada, just as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Roman Protasevich Arrest: What Belarus' Move Means For The Rest Of The World
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Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EU locks out Belarus from international aviation
EU leaders have closed Belarus to international flights and banned its airlines after the regime there hijacked a passenger plane on Sunday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Singapore Airlines reroutes flights to avoid Belarus airspace after forced landing of Ryanair plane
SINGAPORE: Singapore Airlines (SIA) is currently rerouting some of its flights to avoid Belarus airspace after the eastern European... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EU agrees new Belarus sanctions after plane arrest
Belarusian airlines will be banned from EU skies after a flight was diverted and a journalist held. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russia's power over Belarus is in the spotlight after plane 'hijacking' incident
Russia has been steadily increasing its power and influence over its neighbor Belarus. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Senators urge Biden to prohibit US flights over Belarus after 'state-sponsored hijacking' of dissident
The lawmakers called on the president to ban US aviation companies "from entering Belarus' air space" after the arrest of Roman Protasevich. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hamas rejects Belarus claim over plane bomb threat
Minsk accused Palestinian group of being behind bomb threat amid international outcry over plane’s diversion. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

President Joe Biden: Arrest of dissident journalist by Belarus 'a direct affront to international norms'
President Biden slammed the arrest of a journalist by Belarus, which diverted a commercial flight over its airspace for a forced landing... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EU leaders agree new sanctions against Belarus after 'unacceptable hijacking' of Ryanair flight: The Council will now move to introduce...
Taoiseach Micheál Martin attended the meeting in Brussels where leaders agreed to adopt further targeted economic sanctions. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

E.U. Urges Airlines to Shun Belarus Airspace and Moves to Ban Belarusian Carriers
Outraged over the forced landing of a Ryanair flight in Minsk, European leaders are stepping up the pressure on a strongman leader. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarus accused of 'state-sponsored piracy' as fury mounts over diversion of Ryanair flight
Dissident journalist Roman Protasevich has appeared in a new video after his arrest by Belarusian authorities on Sunday, following the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news