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Where is snow removed better: near Minsk city hall or in central avenue? (video)

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Cyclone Daniella has hit Minsk with heavy snowstorms and winds from Western Europe. Southern Belarus has been hit with sleet, with blizzards expected in many areas. Weather forecasters reassure, however, that this cyclone cannot be compared to Xavier. Nevertheless, the weather will remain formidable in Belarus on Tuesday and Wednesday. Ministry of Emergencies has raised the alert level to orange.

Euroradio went to the streets of Minsk to compare how communal services work near the headquarters of city bosses and on other areas of Belarusian capital's center. You are free to make your own conclusions.

Workers remove snow near the building of Minsk City Executive Committee in the morning of January 12
Works in progress just 100 meters away, near Central Post Office.
Near Kastrycnickaja Square
In the backyards of Karl Marx street

The Road Police recommend not to use personal vehicles. Citizens, especially seniors, are advised to stay indoors and avoid leaving home without a need.

Snowstorm alert has been announced in Minsk.