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Europe's East 22-08-2012

Belarus: A significant political shake-up

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko's appointment of Sergei Makey as foreign minister represents a hardline stance concerning the Europeans and will likely worsen relations between Minsk and Brussels, says Stratfor.
Europe's East 21-08-2012

Belarussian minister ousted in teddy bear crackdown

Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko has sacked his foreign minister following after a diplomatic row with Sweden and the European Union over a pro-democracy stunt in which hundreds of teddy bears were airdropped over the country.
Europe's East 09-08-2012

Belarus-Sweden row prompts EU emergency meeting

The EU called an emergency meeting to take 'appropriate measures' on Belarus, in a rift between the country and Sweden over human rights following a stunt involving teddy bears.