Armenians in Minsk (Belarus) honored the memory of the victims of the Armenian Genocide

Report Prepared for OCP News Service Nadezhda Filipchik April- May 2015 This year world marked the centenary since the beginning of the Armenian genocide in the Ottoman Empire. Around one and a half million of people became the victims of that tragedy. Every year on the 24th of April Armenians all over the world mourn for the terrible ...

Orthodox Christians take part in Father’s Day Celebrations at Minsk

Report Prepared for OCP Media Network - June 2014 On June 15 Orthodox Christians in Minsk (Belarus) took part in the celebration of the international Father’s Day. This holiday, which is celebrated on the third Sunday of June in more than 50 countries of the world, is nowadays only gaining popularity in Belarus. The celebrations were held ...

The founder of Belarusian pro-life movement Tatsiana Tarasevich passed away

Report Prepared for OCP Media Network - 5/6/14 The founder of Belarusian pro-life movement passed away on  Monday Belarus: Overnight into the 2nd of June the founder and the head of the Belarusian pro-life movement Tatsiana Tarasevich passed away at the age of 44. She was the chief editor of the news and analysis portal www. pro-life.by and ...

One of the biggest Belarusian parishes host the exhibition of the unique Belarusian Madonnas by artist Alexei Kuzmich

Alexei Kuzmich

Report Prepared for OCP News Service - April 2014 On the 27 of April the exhibition of the paintings by the famous Belarusian artist Alexei Kuzmich opened in the conference hall of the parish of the icon of the Mother of God “Joy of all who Sorrow”. While speaking at the opening of the exhibition, the ...