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15 Jul 2021
Flag of Slavianski Bazaar festival raised in Vitebsk Flag of Slavianski Bazaar festival raised in Vitebsk
This year, the flag was raised at midnight, for the first time in the history of the festival...
14 Jul 2021
Belarus' COVID-19 update: 940 new cases, 1,030 recoveries Belarus' COVID-19 update: 940 new cases, 1,030 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 430,121 cases...
14 Jul 2021
Exhibition of paintings by Belarusian artists opens in Vitebsk Exhibition of paintings by Belarusian artists opens in Vitebsk
It features about 30 works of artists, both eminent and fledgling. Among them are Nikolai Isaenok, Ivan Dmukhailo, Viktoria Ilyina, Egor Batalyonok, Valery Potvorov, Vladimir Kozhukh, Mikhail Levkovich, Oleg Skovorodko and others...
14 Jul 2021
Four medals for Belarus at European Girls' Olympiad in Informatics Four medals for Belarus at European Girls' Olympiad in Informatics
The European Girls' Olympiad in Informatics was held for the first time. The format of the competition was similar to the International Olympiad in Informatics. The team of every country included four school students and two coaches. During the two-day contest, the participants were required to solve four problems in five hours...
13 Jul 2021
Belarus reports 586 new COVID-19 cases, 532 recoveries Belarus reports 586 new COVID-19 cases, 532 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 429,181 cases...
12 Jul 2021
Foreign nationals seeking vaccination in Belarus invited to register online Foreign nationals seeking vaccination in Belarus invited to register online
The Healthcare Ministry informs that, in accordance with the president’s decree No. 251 of 1 July 2021, Belarus waived visa requirements for entry, temporary stay and departure from Belarus for foreign nationals seeking vaccination against COVID-19 during the period from 15 July 2021 to 31 December 2022...
12 Jul 2021
Belarus' COVID-19 latest: 689 new cases, 537 recoveries Belarus' COVID-19 latest: 689 new cases, 537 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 428,595 cases...
12 Jul 2021
Belarusian Aryna Sabalanka rises to No.3 in WTA ranking Belarusian Aryna Sabalanka rises to No.3 in WTA ranking
After the Wimbledon semifinal Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka rose one notch to become No. 3 in the WTA rankings. Now she has 6965 points...
9 Jul 2021
Belarus announces roster for Olympic Games in Tokyo Belarus announces roster for Olympic Games in Tokyo
Belarus’ NOC has announced Belarus’ roster for the Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo that will be running from 23 July to 8 August. The lineup is available on the NOC website...
9 Jul 2021
Belarus reports 1,250 new COVID-19 cases, 1,335 recoveries Belarus reports 1,250 new COVID-19 cases, 1,335 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 425,804 cases...
8 Jul 2021
Belarus' COVID-19 latest: 1,035 new cases, 1,173 recoveries Belarus' COVID-19 latest: 1,035 new cases, 1,173 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 424,554 cases...
7 Jul 2021
Belarus reports 998 new COVID-19 cases, 1,049 recoveries Belarus reports 998 new COVID-19 cases, 1,049 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 423,519 cases...
7 Jul 2021
Men's relay silver for Belarus at Modern Pentathlon European Championships Men's relay silver for Belarus at Modern Pentathlon European Championships
Ilya Polozkov and Yaroslav Radzyuk scored 1,485 points in the men's relay to place second to Italy’s Giuseppe Parisi and Roberto Micheli (1,495 points)...
7 Jul 2021
Three Belarusians medal at Gyulai Istvan Memorial in Hungary Three Belarusians medal at Gyulai Istvan Memorial in Hungary
In the Men’s High Jump Maksim Nedasekau cleared 2.37m to set a new national record and to win the gold medal of the tournament. He was followed by two athletes from Russia, Ilya Ivanyuk and Mikhail Akimenko, who performed in the neutral status...
6 Jul 2021
Sabalenka into Wimbledon semifinal Sabalenka into Wimbledon semifinal
Second-seed Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus has stormed into the last four at Wimbledon, her career first Grand Slam semifinal, after clinching a strait victory over Ons Jabeur of Tunisia 6-4, 6-3 in the quarterfinal...
6 Jul 2021
Belarus' COVID-19 update: 557 new cases, 415 recoveries Belarus' COVID-19 update: 557 new cases, 415 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 422,521 cases...
6 Jul 2021
Belarus win women’s relay event at European Modern Pentathlon Championships Belarus win women’s relay event at European Modern Pentathlon Championships
The Belarusians were convincing winners in the women’s relay scoring 1,430 points...
6 Jul 2021
Belarus’ Iryna Zhuk third in pole vault at Stockholm Diamond League Belarus’ Iryna Zhuk third in pole vault at Stockholm Diamond League
Polina Knoroz took the win with 4.71m on the second attempt. British Holly Bradshaw finished second with 4.61m on countback over Iryna Zhuk...
5 Jul 2021
Sabalenka makes first Grand Slam quarterfinal Sabalenka makes first Grand Slam quarterfinal
Second-seed Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus made her first Grand Slam quarterfinal at Wimbledon after beating Elena Rybakina of Kazakhstan 6-3 4-6 6-3 in the round of 16 clash...
5 Jul 2021
Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 614 new cases, 488 recoveries Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 614 new cases, 488 recoveries
All in all, Belarus performed 6,875,575 tests, including 9,234 tests in the past 24 hours...
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