Aleksandr Lukashenko, leader of Belarus since 1994, has ordered that life will continue as normal in his country of 9.5m people - insisting that vodka and a sauna will help stop coronavirus infections.
Daily Mail. Mon, 30 Mar 2020 16:15:24 +0100.
The eyes of the world turned to the Belarus Premier League this weekend, as the only league still playing soccer amid the coronavirus pandemic.
By Mike Meehall Wood, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 30 Mar 2020 11:37:01 +0000.
The growth potential for Polish and other Eastern European furniture manufacturers in the U.S. market comes from two sides. The post Polish manufacturers, U.S. importers see mutual opportunity appeared first on Furniture Today.
Slaughter. Furniture Today. Mon, 30 Mar 2020 10:15:52 +0000.
The global coronavirus pandemic has put the Hunter Biden corruption investigation on quarantine; Biden and Ukraine gas company Burisma Holdings allegations have been effectively laid ...
Newsmax. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 09:35:37 EDT.
Hungary's parliament is set to adopt a new law which will give the government of Prime Minister Viktor Orban a legal mandate to rule by decree - without any sunset clause or parliamentary oversight.
Irish Independent. Fri, 27 Mar 2020 02:30:00 +0000.
The Canadian Armed Forces plans to withdraw the 200 troops it currently has in Ukraine and replace them with a skeleton force next month, to hold the fort until the COVID-19 pandemic has passed.
CBC News. Thu, 26 Mar 2020 17:23:11 EDT.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - A popular Warsaw entertainment center looks empty and closed amid a government ordered shutdown from the coronavirus, but inside, cook Bozena Legowska is busy. ...
Monika Scislowska. Washington Times. Fri, 20 Mar 2020 13:26:40 -0400.
Radomyshl, a city some 110 kilometers from Kyiv, has declared a state of emergency to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus after an infected woman failed to report she felt sick for over a week. ...
Artur Korniienko. Kyiv Post. Fri, 13 Mar 2020 11:17:13 +0000.
All upcoming professional soccer games in Spain, France and Portugal, as well as some in Germany and a European Championship qualifying match in Slovakia, will be played in empty stadiums because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Fox News. Tue, 10 Mar 2020 17:41:25 GMT.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - No entry, says Hungary. Not all at once, says Greece. Watch out, says Croatia: They might have the coronavirus. ...
Pablo Gorondi. Washington Times. Fri, 06 Mar 2020 05:56:11 -0500.
AerCap Holdings N.V (NYSE: AER) today announced it has signed an agreement with Belavia - Belarusian Airlines for the lease of three new Embraer E195-E2 aircraft. The aircraft are from AerCap's order book with Embraer.
Travel Industry Wire. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 10:43:33 EST.
John Rood certified last year that Ukraine had made enough progress in fighting corruption to release nearly $400 in U.S. military aid, undermining White House explanation for the freeze.
Voice of America. Wed, 19 Feb 2020 12:15:07 -0500.
Facts About Eastern Europe
Eastern European States include Belarus, the Czech Republic, Hungary,
and Moldova as well as Poland, Romania, Slovakia, and Ukraine.
The government websites listed below provide official news and travel
information about each of these Eastern Europe countries.
The Republic of Belarus' capital city is Minsk, and its national
currency is the Belorusian Rouble. Belorusian and Russian are
the primary languages used in Belarus, and in 2007, the population
of Belarus was estimated at 9,725,000.
The Czech Republic's capital city
is Prague, and its national currency is the Koruna. Czech is the
nation's official language, and in 2007, the Czech Republic's estimated
population was 10,229,000.
The Republic of Hungary's capital city is Budapest, and its currency
is the Forint. Magyar is the primary language used by Hungarians,
and in 2007, the nation's estimated population was 9,956,000.
The Republic of Moldova's capital city is Chisinau, and its currency
is the Leu. Moldovan's official language is Moldovan, and in 2007,
the country's estimated population was 4,329,000.
The Republic of Poland's capital city is Warsaw, and its currency is
the Zloty. The primary language used in Poland is Polish, and in
2007, the country's estimated population was 38,518,000.
Romania's capital city
is Bucharest, and its national currency is the Leu. Romania's
official language is Romanian, and in 2007, the country's estimated
population was 22,276,000.
The Slovak Republic's
capital city is Bratislava, and its currency is the Koruna.
Slovakia's official language is Slovak, and in 2007, the country's
estimated population was 5,448,000.
Ukraine's capital city
is Kiev, and its currency is the Hryvnia. Ukrainian and Russian
are Ukraine's primary languages, and in 2007, the country's estimated
population was 46,300,000.