Charnobylski Shlyakh

Opposition activists, environmentalists stage anti-nuclear protest in Minsk

Opposition activists protested the on-going construction of a nuclear power plant in Belarus during the annual “Charnobylski Shlyakh” (Path of Chernobyl) demonstration staged Tuesday in Minsk on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclea

Opposition activists stage Chernobyl anniversary march in Minsk

  Opposition activists staged a traditional "Charnobylski Shlyakh" (Path of Chernobyl) demonstration in Minsk on Tuesday to mark the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident.

Opposition activists stage Chernobyl anniversary march in Minsk

Opposition activists staged a traditional demonstration in Minsk on Sunday to mark the 29th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident...

Traditional march in Minsk marks Chernobyl anniversary

Some 500 people took part in a traditional "Charnobylski Shlyakh" (Path of Chernobyl) demonstration staged in downtown Minsk on Saturday to mark the 28th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident.

Chernobyl anniversary march draws some 500 people

Demonstrators demanded an immediate halt to the ongoing construction of Belarus’ first-ever nuclear power plant.

Unknown people enter Minsk office of Radio Racyja

  Unidentified people entered the office of Radio Racyja, a Polish-based radio station, in Minsk at the end of last week.

At least 10 people arrested during or following officially sanctioned Chernobyl anniversary demonstration in Minsk

At least 10 people were arrested during or following the “Charnobylski Shlyakh” (Path of Chernobyl) demonstration, an officially sanctioned event staged by opposition and environmental groups in Minsk on Friday evening to mark the 27th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear

Two journalists arrested following Chernobyl anniversary march to stand trial of charges of disobedience to police

Two journalists arrested following the “Charnobylski Shlyakh” (Path of Chernobyl) opposition demonstration in Minsk on Friday night are to stand trial on Monday on charges of failing to comply with lawful orders of police officers.

Chernobyl anniversary march staged in Minsk

Up to 800 people took part in a traditional "Charnobylski Shlyakh" (Path of Chernobyl) demonstration staged by opposition and environmental groups in downtown Minsk on Friday evening to mark the 27th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident.

Chernobyl anniversary march takes place in Minsk

Up to 800 people took part in a traditional \"Charnobylski Shlyakh\" demonstration staged in downtown Minsk on Friday evening...

Organizers of Chernobyl anniversary demonstration to ask for permission to march on roadway

The organizers of a traditional "Charnobylski Shlyakh" (Path of Chernobyl) demonstration to be staged in Minsk on April 26 will ask the city government for permission to march on the roadway, Dzyanis Sadowski, executive secretary of the Belarusian Christian Democracy party

Opposition youth’s home searched ahead of Chernobyl anniversary march

Law enforcement officers conducted a search at the home of a member of an opposition youth group called Malady Front in Minsk on April 23.

Opposition stages Chernobyl anniversary march

Unlike in previous years, when Charnobylski Shlyakh was largely organized by the Belarusian Popular Front, this year’s event was directed by leaders of the unregistered...

Minsk government bans opposition’s Chernobyl march from taking place downtown

The Minsk City Executive Committee has denied permission for the opposition’s April 26 march on the occasion of the 24th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident to take place at the center of the city.

Opposition should not abandon its traditional Chernobyl anniversary marches, politician says

Belarus’ opposition should not abandon its traditional Chernobyl anniversary demonstrations called Charnobylski Shlyakh (Path of Chernobyl), Mikalay Statkevich, chairman of the Narodnaya Hramada Belarusian Social Democratic Party, said in an interview with

Organizers of Chernobyl anniversary march ready to accept any route proposal from Minsk government

The applicants wanted the demonstration to start in the square in front of the National Academy of Sciences at 6 p.m. and go along Independence Avenue...

Belarusian Popular Front is abandoning its traditional way of observing Chernobyl anniversary, leader says

The Belarusian Popular Front (BPF) is abandoning its traditional way of commemorating the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear accident, BPF Chairman Alyaksey Yanukevich told reporters in Minsk on Thursday, as quoted by BelaPAN

Opposition stages Chernobyl anniversary demonstration in Minsk

A crowd estimated by reporters at up to 1000 people participated in an opposition-organized demonstration in Minsk on Sunday afternoon to mark the 23rd anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster...

Prominent scholar attacked by police after Chernobyl march in Minsk

Uladzimir Sodal, a prominent scholar who has researched the work of renowned Belarusian writers, accused police officers of attacking him and his wife after Thursday's Charnobylski Shlyakh opposition demonstration in Minsk.

Chernobyl march organizers meet with Minsk police chiefs

Organizers of this year's Charnobylski Shlyakh (Path of Chernobyl) march on Friday met with senior officers of the Minsk city police department to discuss details...

Charnobylski Shlyakh organizers walk out of meeting with authorities

The organizers of this year's Charnobylski Shlyakh (Path of Chernobyl) march walked out of a meeting with officials of the Minsk City Executive Committee on Wednesday as the latter refused to remove a cameraman.