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News Belarus: China's Geely targets Russian market with new Belarus plant

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-belarus-autos/chinas-geely-targets-russian-market-with-new-belarus-plant-idUSKBN1DH23F
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

MINSK/MOSCOW (Reuters) - A joint venture between Belarus and Chinese carmaker Geely on Friday unveiled a plant producing Belarussian-made vehicles, targeting the Russian market. The investment is a measure of growing political ties between China and ...

News Belarus: A Russian Power Play in Belarus

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-11-16/a-russian-power-play-in-belarus
Publication date: Wednesday 15 November 2017

Since breaking away from the Soviet Union in 1990, Lithuania has done its best to draw closer to Western Europe, joining NATO and the European Union, and adopting the bloc’s common currency. But less than 30 miles from the capital, Vilnius, looms a ...

News Belarus: Ukrainian Journalists' Union Demands Release Of Reporter Held In Belarus

News channel or source: https://www.rferl.org/a/ukraine-belarus-journalist-held-detention-rights/28860269.html
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

The head of Ukraine’s National Union of Journalists (NUJU) is demanding the release of a Ukrainian radio correspondent being held in Belarus. NUJU Chairman Serhiy Tomilenko said on November 17 that UA: Ukrainian Radio correspondent Pavlo Sharoyko was ...

News Belarus: United States downs Belarus to claim first Fed Cup since 2000 and 18th overall

News channel or source: https://www.cbssports.com/tennis/news/united-states-downs-belarus-to-claim-first-fed-cup-since-2000-and-18th-overall/
Publication date: onday 13 November 2017

After one of the best American showings in the US Open ever, USA Tennis continued to close out its 2017 season in style, this time with a Fed Cup title in Belarus against a scrappy young Belarus team. Team USA hadn't won the title since 2000, but behind US ...

News Belarus: United States beat Belarus to win first Fed Cup title since 2000

News channel or source: http://www.cnn.com/2017/11/13/tennis/fed-cup-usa-coco-vandeweghe/index.html
Publication date: Sunday 12 November 2017

(CNN)CoCo Vandeweghe was instrumental in guiding the US to a first Fed Cup title in 17 years so it is perhaps no wonder that the world No.10 said afterwards that she is ready for a vacation. The American, 25, won all eight of her Fed Cup matches in the ...

News Belarus: United States beats Belarus to win its 18th Fed Cup title

News channel or source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2017/nov/12/vandeweghe-gives-us-2-1-lead-over-belarus-in-fed-c/
Publication date: Sunday 12 November 2017

MINSK, Belarus (AP) - A 17-year championship drought came to an end Sunday for the United States when it beat Belarus 3-2 to take its 18th Fed Cup title. CoCo Vandeweghe and Shelby Rogers defeated Aryna Sabalenka and Aliaksandra Sasnovich 6-3, 7-6 (3) in ...

News Belarus: Modest Advances in US-Belarus Relations

News channel or source: https://jamestown.org/program/modest-advances-us-belarus-relations/
Publication date: uesday 14 November 2017

US Embassy in Belarus Chargé d’affaires Robert Riley and consul Aleta Kovensky hold a press conference to announce the expansion of visa services in Belarus. (Source: US embassy in Belarus) The United States embassy in Minsk announced, on November 1 ...

News Belarus: US beats Belarus to win first Fed Cup title since 2000

News channel or source: http://www.good4utah.com/sports/us-beats-belarus-to-win-first-fed-cup-title-since-2000/856629634
Publication date: onday 13 November 2017

CoCo Vandeweghe is seen here during the women's singles semifinals at the 2017 US Open. (CNN) - CoCo Vandeweghe was instrumental in guiding the US to a first Fed Cup title in 17 years so it is perhaps no wonder that the world No.10 said afterwards that she ...

News Belarus: Belarus: Arbitrary detention and false prosecution of political opponents continue, UN expert says

News channel or source: http://www.ohchr.org/EN/NewsEvents/Pages/DisplayNews.aspx?NewsID=22394&LangID=E
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

GENEVA (14 November 2017) – The recent arrests and detention of two political opponents on fabricated grounds is another demonstration of the cyclical system of oppression in Belarus, according to Miklós Haraszti, Special Rapporteur on the situation of ...

News Belarus: United States beats Belarus to win its 18th Fed Cup title

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/Sports/wireStory/vandeweghe-us-lead-belarus-fed-cup-final-51096066
Publication date: Sunday 12 November 2017

A 17-year championship drought came to an end Sunday for the United States when it beat Belarus 3-2 to take its 18th Fed Cup title. CoCo Vandeweghe and Shelby Rogers defeated Aryna Sabalenka and Aliaksandra Sasnovich 6-3, 7-6 (3) in the deciding doubles of ...