By law, only men can face capital punishment in Belarus, the only state in Europe which still imposes the death penalty for serious crimes.
The stamp was issued on the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations
Matters of mutual interest, bilateral relations, cultural cooperation and other issues were came under discussion in the meeting.
The contest is a part of the agreement on cooperation in the field of science and technology signed on May 29, 2015
The two countries have developed a strong relationship over the past 25 years based on mutual trust, respect and cooperation.
YUKHOVICHI, Belarus: Tamara and Yuri Baikov knew it was time to move away from their village when one of their ducks wandered into a neighbour’s plot of land, only to return with a wire deliberately threaded through its beak. Since then, the husband and wife have lived for more than a quarter of a century in a primitive hut in a forest in northeastern Belarus, close to the Russian border. “There are no people - there is no conflict,” said Tamara Baikov, who says she loves weeding her vegetable patch and would rather…
MINSK: Belarus has legalised transactions in crypto-currencies, part of a drive to foster private sector growth and attract foreign investment by liberalising parts of its Soviet-style economy. President Alexander Lukashenko signed a decree on the move on Thursday, his press service said. Bitcoin, the world's most popular crypto-currency, has lost a third of its value since hitting a record high of close to $20,000 (14.952) on Sunday, but its supporters dismiss warnings over volatility and say it is the start of a new…
WARSAW: In her elegant evening dress and perfectly styled hair and make-up, Maria Diaz looks like any beauty pageant contestant -- except for the wheelchair she has been confined to since being shot by a stranger ten years ago. Maria is one of 24 young women who gathered in Warsaw on Saturday to compete for the first-ever title of Miss Wheelchair World. "It doesn't matter who wins the crown. We are all winners," said the 28-year-old from Chile, who is a professional wheelchair tennis player. "It's our first…