On September 12, history and politics scientist, the editor of newspaper Novy Chas Aliaxei Karol died of a serious disease.
He recently celebrated his 70th anniversary.
"Last year Mr Karol fought lung cancer, but kept working and taking active part in the life of the editorial office and public life in Belarus" says the editorial of Novy Chas newspaper.
His colleagues remind that in June Aliaxei Karol released a documentary about 90ies (link below).
BAJ expresses heartfelt condolences to relatives and friends of the deceased.