Tag: Belarus athletes


What we have found out so far 12 December 2020, 10:50 | КЕ, TUT.BY On the evening of 12 November, 31-year-old Raman Bandarenka died in the intensive care unit of the Minsk City Emergency Care Hospital. The day before, unidentified Read more…


Lukashenko became an honorary OMON officer 3 January 2021 | BYHelp-Mediagroup Please turn on subtitles and choose your language in the video settings. The dictator received a black beret from the hands of the loyal OMON chief Dmitry Balaba. Lukashenko Read more…


Yelena Leuchanka addressed Rene Fasel 17 December 2020, 16:01 | SPORT.TUT.BY Belarusian basketball player Yelena Leuchanka, who had been sentenced to 15 days in Akrestsina, addressed the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) President, Rene Fasel. In her letter, she touched Read more…


Belarus | Week 18 of protests (7–13 Dec)

Powerful sanctions on Lukashenko and his revenge on Belarusians 13 December 2020 | BYHelp-Mediagroup Please turn on subtitles and choose your language in the video settings. The week began with news that clearly hurt Lukashenko. The International Olympic Committee has Read more…


8 December 2020, 16:15 | Viktoryia Kavalchuk, TUT.BY Anatol Kotau, ex-secretary general of the Belarusian NOC who now heads the external relations department of the Belarusian Sports Solidarity Foundation, commented on the introduction of IOC sanctions for TUT.BY. What amount of Read more…


7 December 2020, 20:36 | Tribuna.com According to IOC PR Director Christian Klaue, on 7 December, during a meeting of the Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee it was decided to take temporary measures in relation to the NOC Read more…


7 December 2020, 01:30 | BYHelp-Mediagroup Please turn on subtitles and choose your language in the video settings. After the presidential elections on 9 August violence became a routine in Belarus. Since that day 30,000 innocent people were imprisoned, among Read more…


A doctor had to leave the country when he found out about a possible criminal case against him 22 November 2020, 15:58 | TUT.BY “The last hour at the airport right before departure was the most difficult,” says Mikita Staravoitau. Read more…


An Olympic medallist about his arrest 18 November 2020, 12:44 | Kiryl Klimiankou, SPORT.TUT.BY A silver medallist in the decathlon of the 2008 Olympic games, Andrei Krauchanka, who was released today after 10 days in custody, spoke about his arrest Read more…


Basketball star Yelena Leuchanka recalls 15 days spent in an infamous Belarusian jail 29 Oktober 2020, 10:37 | Meduza On 30 September, one of the most famous athletes of Belarus was arrested at the Minsk Airport. Belarusian national team basketball Read more…