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06.12.2017

Belarus supports Russian athletes as team banned from Olympics
Belarus supports Russian athletes as team banned from Olympics General Secretary of the National Olympic Committee of Belarus Georgy Katulin in an interview with RIA Novosti called the IOC's decision on the Russian Olympic Committee "unprecedentedly severe". Russia will be banned from competing under its own flag at the 2018 Olympics and "clean" athletes are allowed to partake under the neutral flag.

11.09.2017

Competition for best musical composition for European Games in Belarus announced
Competition for best musical composition for European Games in Belarus announced More than 11,000 participants will be accredited for the II European Games in Minsk. MORE: Belarus President bashes sports functionaries for athletes' performance    

02.09.2017

Belarus, EOC sign 2019 European Games contract
Belarus, EOC sign 2019 European Games contract On September 1, 2017 Belarus signed a contract on hosting the 2019 European Games. The tickets, sports arenas, the opening and closing ceremonies have been coordinated in a document with the International Committee. The European Games will be held in 2019, the preparations for the event are at full pelt. As many as 12 sports infrastructures of Minsk and the Minsk region will be competing with one another.

23.05.2017

Renovated Dinamo stadium to be commissioned by II European Games
Renovated Dinamo stadium in Minsk to be commissioned by II European Games The stadium Dinamo will be commissioned prior to the II European Games in 2019, said the National Olympic Committee of Belarus. Over 50% of the sports complex is completed. Every day 750 people work at the construction site. Dinamo is one of the key objects of the upcoming European Olympic Games, which will be held in the Belarusian capital in 2019. The solemn opening and closing ceremonies, as well as competitions in athletics are set to be held at this very stadium.

24.10.2016

Alexander Lukashenko: European Games should unite people all over the world
Alexander Lukashenko: European Games should unite people all over the world With a bit of jealousy it should be mentioned that the video was shot in 11 countries of the world by Novosibirsk’s studio. The tractor “Belarus” is known all over the world, and it is used in more than 60 countries. Another large scale event took place in Minsk. The 45th General Assembly of the European Olympic Committees was held in Belarus, where representatives of 50 countries gathered. They made a historic decision. Belarus will host the European Games in 2019. Our correspondent Ekaterina Zhilyanina has more details.

27.04.2016

Belarus to host European Olympic Committees  General Assembly meeting October 20-22, 2016
Belarus to host European Olympic Committees General Assembly meeting October 20-22, 2016 Belarus has been praised by the General Assembly of the European Olympic Committees for its readiness to host an EOC meeting in the autumn of 2016.

24.03.2016

History of Belarusian Olympic triumphs
History of Belarusian Olympic victories "Faster. Higher. Stronger". On March 22, the National Olympic Committee of Belarus marked its 25th anniversary. The Belarus President has also sent his congratulations on this occasion. Alexander Lukashenko wished Olympians will to win to the glory of Belarusian sport. This year, fans count on the successful performance of Belarusian athletes at the Olympic Games in Rio.

23.03.2016

Belarus National Olympic Committee marks 25th anniversary
Belarus National Olympic Committee marks 25th anniversary The National Olympic Committee on March 22 marks 25th anniversary. During this time Belarusian athletes as part of the independent team participated in 11 Olympics - six winter and five summer. They have won 91 medals. One of the most triumphant victories in the history of Belarusian sport was the finish of White Lightning Yulia Nesterenko at the 2004 Olympics in Athens. The runner won the "royal" distance of the women's 100m.