Whiterussia Becomes Belarus

Whiterussia Becomes Belarus
In new Swedish dictionaries one can finally see that Belarus is called Belarus. Earlier it has been known as Vitryssland (Whiterussia) in Sweden but there has been an immense work from liberals to change the name. Belarus is still officially knwon as Vitryssland in Sweden, but after the victory with dictionaries there is great hope for the government to make if final.

Swedish Telia Invests in Belarus

The Swedish telecompany Telia has through an affiliated company Turcell bought the Belarusian company BeST.  For Swedish liberals this means that Telia, which is partly owned by the Swedish state, is indirectly aiding the Belarusian government to tap and jam the phones of the opposition.  However, Telia will not take responsibility for the possible human rights violations that they...

Belarus Free Theatre in Lund, Sweden unt...

For everyone able to access Lund, Sweden easily we recommend you to take the chance and go see Belarus Free Theatre putting up their new play Eurepica at Manteatern. BFT was founded in 2005 and since then they have been able to play underground and for free in Belarus, through touring the rest of the world, making a success that can financially support their work in Belarus.  The play...