Valery Vakulchyk

KGB head will not say whether riot case will reach trial

The head of the Committee for State Security (KGB) declined to say on Tuesday whether a so-called riot case would actually get to court.

Yury Chyzh released from jail

Yury Chyzh, a prominent Belarusian businessman who was arrested in March, was reportedly released on Wednesday.

Trial begins for prominent businessman Yapryntsaw and his son

The Tsentralny District Court in Minsk on July 4 started hearing a fraud case against Uladzimir Yapryntsaw, deputy director general of Triple Group, and his son Kazbek.

Prominent businessman Uladzimir Yaprytsaw, his son Kazbek may be sentenced to 10 years in prison

Uladzimir and Kazbek Yapryntsaw were arrested in August last year.

KGB completes investigation into charges against businessman Yapryntsaw, his son

The Committee for State Security (KGB) has completed an investigation into criminal charges against Uladzimir Yapryntsaw, deputy director general of Triple, and his son Kazbek, Dzmitry Pabyarzhyn, spokesman for the KGB, told

KGB reveals that caller in Poland threatened terrorist attack during world hockey championship

A threat of a terrorist attack during the May 9-25 Ice Hockey World Championship was received from Poland, but the caller was found within 24 hours, Valery Vakulchyk, head of the Committee for State Security (KGB), told reporters in Minsk on Thursday following a meeting of

Haydukow sentenced to 18 months in prison

A judge of the Vitsyebsk Regional Court on Monday sentenced young opposition activist Andrey Haydukow to one and a half years...

KGB chief confirms that another man has been arrested on suspicion of spying

  Valery Vakulchyk, head of the Committee for State Security (KGB), confirmed to reporters on Wednesday that another man had been arrested in Minsk on suspicion of espionage.

KGB claims to have prevented several terrorist attacks recently

Activists of Belarusian anarchist groups make active use of the information about making bombs that is available online...

High treason case against Andrey Haydukow to be heard behind closed doors

  The trial of Andrey Haydukow, a young man charged with high treason, will be held behind closed doors, Valery Vakulchyk, head of the Committee for State Security (KGB), told reporters on Thursday.

Valery Vakulchyk appointed KGB head

Alyaksandr Lukashenka, by his November 16 edict, appointed Valery Vakulchyk to the position of chairperson of the Committee for State Security...