Erasmus Mundus Partnership for Belarus

Erasmus Mundus Partnership for Belarus
EMP-AIM is a Partnership of 17 Universities from European countries, Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova, which aims to build a structured and sustainable cooperation between the involved universities and thus to strengthen academic, cultural, economic collaboration between the European and Eastern Europe region countries. The project EMP-AIM is coordinated by Mykolas Romeris University...

Dubski Sentenced, Diplomacy Ineffective?

Young Front activist Artsyom Dubski, who was arrested on February 13 this year when returning to Belarus from exile in Ukraine to participate in a rally on February 14, was sentenced to one year of imprisonment. This has led the Charter ’97 Press Center to conclude that the freedoms of the Belarusian people, on the contrary to what EU might want to think, still are repressed. It...

EU positive to trade with Lukashenka

RIA Novosti reports that the Spanish Foreign Minister Miguel Moratinos has been on a visit to Minsk, where he said that the geographical situation of Belarus gives Europe an incentive to work more closely with Belarus in the future and that it is time to fully restore all relations between EU and Belarus. Lukashenka commented that half of Belarus’ trade turnover was with the EU,...