Watch These MiG-29s And Su-25s Blast Off From A Highway In Belarus

Dispersed operations from austere locations, once a Cold War necessity, is coming back into tactical fashion around the globe. Some countries, such as Taiwan and Sweden, have continued to train to use long stretches of highway for combat aircraft operations during a time of war, while other nations are beginning to… » 1/03/15 5:39pm 1/03/15 5:39pm

The Sturdiest-Looking Trucks Ever Built

You're looking at a Belarusian, Soviet MAZ 500. The MAZ stands for Мінскі аўтамабільны завод, or Minsk Automobile Plant. Today it's one of Europe's largest truck manufacturers (apparently) and back in the '70s it made charmers like that airport truck above. » 9/22/14 8:54pm 9/22/14 8:54pm

It Took 80 Gunshots To Stop A Trucker Running From The Cops

Belarus police found out how hard is it to stop a truck driver on the run. It took at least 80 shots to bring a four-axle car carrier to a halt after a long and wild chase last Sunday. » 7/31/14 12:11pm 7/31/14 12:11pm

Does This Dash Cam Video Show A Body Stuffed In A Trunk? (Updated)

Today we came across something direct from the Department of WTF: A dash cam video purportedly from the Eastern European nation of Belarus that just may or may not show a body stuffed into the trunk of a Suzuki Swift hatchback. What the what? » 10/29/13 4:15pm 10/29/13 4:15pm

How Did This Flooded Subway Not Electrocute Anyone?

Heavy rains absolutely flooded Minsk three days ago. At 2:00 in this video, you see the subway running in the flood, too. So how did nobody get electrocuted? » 7/16/13 9:43am 7/16/13 9:43am

Watch As This Tank Falls Off A Truck In Belarus

The best part of this video is not the tank slowly but surely slipping off its platform truck. It's the soldier laughing at the whole scene. » 2/26/13 3:32pm 2/26/13 3:32pm

In Belarus, Police Make Road Block Out of You!

Under orders to stop a drunk driver at all costs, police officers in Belarus stopped four civilian cars and ordered them to form a line across the road — acting as a roadblock. As brilliant a plan as this is, it failed to take into consideration that the drunk driver would be crashing into the makeshift barrier,… » 4/23/08 9:20am 4/23/08 9:20am

Iran to Nearly Double Auto Production by 2015

Last year, the Islamic Republic of Iran churned out 1.1 million vehicles. By 2015, they hope to hit the magic two mil mark. According to Manouchehr Manteghi of Iran's largest automaker, Irankhodo, the sanctions imposed due to the nation's nucular program haven't stayed technological progress, but they have made… » 7/11/07 3:00pm 7/11/07 3:00pm