Extra Broadcasts in Belarusian
SR International/Radio Sweden will be covering the election in Belarus with a series of special shortwave programs in Belarusian.
With the switch to Daylight Savings/Summer Time on March 26, Radio Sweden’s broadcasts in Belarusian will be carried Saturdays on 6065 kHz, with repeats the following day at 17:30-18:00 hrs UTC on 5875 kHz. Through the end of April there will be an extra half hour every Monday on this same time and frequency, repeated again the following day.
The programs can also be heard in Stockholm on Sundays at 14:30 hrs on FM 89.6 MHz.
For more information:
Gundula Adolfsson, head of Radio Sweden, tel: 08-784 72 76
Dmitri Plax, Belarusian service, tel: 08-784 11 46