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No Belarus sanctions by EU despite Tikhanovskaya plea
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Belarus opposition urges EU to move on sanctions
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Belarus: Opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya tells EU to be 'brave' on sanctions
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Mass anti-Lukashenko rally starts after Belarus police crackdown
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Belarus: Tens of thousands join weekly protest against Lukashenko regime, over 100 arrested
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Belarusian police arrest 200 women at opposition protest
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Belarus: More than 200 arrested at anti-government women's march in Minsk
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UN rights investigator warns of ‘iron curtain’ in Belarus
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Russia-Belarus military drills near Polish border as protests continue
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Belarus may close Poland, Lithuania borders
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Lukashenko says Belarus will close borders with Poland and Lithuania
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EU votes in favour of sanctions on Belarus' Lukashenko
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Hundreds of women detained during Belarus protest marchProtesters dragged into police vans at rally to demand removal of Alexander Lukashenko Riot police detained hundreds of women as opposition protesters marched through the Belarusian capital, Minsk,..
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Belarus: Jailed protest leader Maxim Znak on hunger strikeThe move by a top dissident comes as UN officials deplore rights abuses in Belarus.
Belarus Opposition Leader To Address UN Rights BodyBelarus opposition leader Svyatlana Tsikhanouskaya will address the UN Human Rights Council by video on September 18 during an urgent debate called by the European Union to discuss a crackdown on..
Belarus protests: Women try to unmask those detaining protestersWomen want to hold to account the masked people picking protesters off the street in Belarus.
EU diplomacy on Turkey runs aground ahead of summit, envoys sayBRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union diplomacy to resolve a dispute with Turkey in the Mediterranean has become bogged down in competing initiatives a week before a summit meant to show Ankara a..
Russian intelligence chief accuses US of instigating Belarus protestsRussia’s intelligence chief has accused the United States of instigating massive demonstrations against Belarus’ president that have entered their sixth week. Protesters in Belarus are seeking the..
Belarus protests: Maria Kolesnikova charged under security lawMaria Kolesnikova is said to have refused to leave Belarus after leading anti-government rallies.
Belarus charges opposition figure Kolesnikova with undermining national securityBelarus investigators have officially charged Maria Kolesnikova, a protest leader, with incitement to undermine national security, the Investigative Committee said in a statement on Wednesday. ......
Coronavirus: Ukraine accuses Belarus over stranded Jewish pilgrimsHundreds are stranded at the nations' border as Ukraine's Covid rules block entry to foreigners.
Belarusian leader says he asked Putin for weaponsMOSCOW (Reuters) - Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko said on Wednesday he had asked Russian President Vladimir Putin to supply Belarus with weapons as he faces mass protests over a disputed..
Belarus leader Alexander Lukashenko meets with Vladimir PutinThe embattled leader of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, met with Russian President Vladimir Putin for the first time since political unrest broke out over his reelection. CBS News foreign correspondent..
Jewish New Year: Virus restrictions thwart pilgrims on Ukraine-Belarus borderUkraine's coronavirus restrictions thwart a pilgrimage of Hasidic Jews, with hundreds stuck.
Putin extends $1.5 billion lifeline to Belarus as protests intensifyTensions are rising in Belarus after the country's embattled leader Alexander Lukashenko held talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin. This comes as massive protests grip the country following last..
EU diplomat calls Lukashenko an “illegitimate President of Ukraine”The High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy of the European Union Josep Borrell called the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko...
Kremlin looks to keep protest-torn Belarus in Moscow's orbitEmbattled leader Alexander Lukashenko may not find long-term solace in Russia, Sarah Rainsford writes.
Russia pledges $1.5 billion to BelarusRussian President Vladimir Putin met with Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko for the first time since political unrest began last month in Belarus. CBSN's Tanya Rivero spoke with CBS News..
Putin offers money, but tells Belarus' leader to settle unrest himselfAs hundreds more protesters are arrested, authoritarian leader Alexander Lukashenko is depending on Russia to keep him in power.
UN Rights Body To Hold Urgent Debate On Belarus This WeekMINSK -- The United Nations Human Rights Council has agreed to hold an urgent debate on the human rights situation in Belarus on September 18, amid a crackdown on protesters calling for President..
Lukashenko to Meet with Putin Amid Continuing Unrest in BelarusBelarus President Alexander Lukashenko meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin Monday in Russia. In their first meeting since protests erupted in Belarus, Lukashenko is expected to seek critical..
Belarus leader looks to Putin to help him cling on to powerMOSCOW - President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus will seek the backing of Russia’s Vladimir Putin at a crucial meeting on Monday after a fifth consecutive weekend of huge protests demanding that he..
Belarus protests: Lukashenko to meet Putin as unrest continuesIt will be their first face-to-face talks since Belarus' disputed presidential election in August.
Belarus protests enter 6th week, still demand leader resignKYIV, Ukraine (AP) — More than 100,000 demonstrators calling for the authoritarian president of Belarus to resign marched through the capital of Minsk on Sunday as the daily protests that have..
Lukashenko to meet Putin after blaming West for Belarusian crisisBelarusians have faced off against riot police in the latest mass protests against the country’s autocratic president, Alexander Lukashenko, as he prepares for talks with Russia that could be crucial..
Belarus protests: Opposition keeps up pressure on LukashenkoAt least 250 people are arrested, ahead of the latest of several weeks of mass protest.
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Belarus’s female revolution: how women rallied against LukashenkoProtests aimed at toppling autocratic leader have been led by women and show no sign of slowing One evening last week, a stylised image of the Belarusian opposition leader, Maria Kolesnikova, was..
Belarus police violently detain women protestersAhead of a massive protest expected on Sunday, columns of female protesters gathered in central Minsk for a peaceful women's protest. ......
'It feels more fun this year' - resurgent Azarenka faces Osaka in US Open finalUnseeded Belarusian Victoria Azarenka and Japanese fourth seed Naomi Osaka are both aiming for a third Grand Slam when they meet in Saturday's US Open final
Belarus activist: Authorities threatened to take me "alive or in pieces"Opposition activists are under increasing pressure as thousands continue to protest President Alexander Lukashenko's reelection to a sixth term.
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Belarusian crypto exchange looks to Lithuania amid political turmoilAmid the ongoing political unrest in Belarus, some local cryptocurrency-related companies are reportedly setting up backup offices in neighboring countries. Currency.com, a Minsk-headquartered crypto..
Belarus opposition politician told she would be deported 'alive or in bits'Maria Kolesnikova says she feared for her life during an attempt to deport her.
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Belarus opposition leader says authorities threatened to kill herMOSCOW (Reuters) - Belarus opposition politican Maria Kolesnikova said security officers put a bag over her head and threatened to kill her when they tried to forcibly deport her to...
Why Poland is backing opposition in BelarusWarsaw is pushing the EU to take action against Belarus after it cracked down on the opposition.
Belarus opposition lawyer detained by 'masked men'One of the last remaining members of the Belarusian opposition's Coordination Council at large, lawyer Maxim Znak, was detained by masked men on Wednesday, his colleagues said. ......
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Defiance on the border: Belarus activist resists effort to deport her to UkraineA leading opposition activist in Belarus was held on the border with Ukraine today after she resisted an attempt by authorities to deport her as part of government efforts to end a month of protests..
Belarusian Leader Lukashenko Says He May Have Been in Power Too Long: Russian News AgenciesMOSCOW (Reuters) - Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko said he may have stayed in power as president a little too long, but said he was the only... ......
Belarus claims opposition leader arrested trying to flee to UkraineAssociates and a Ukrainian official, however, say Maria Kolesnikova was actually detained after refusing to be forced out of her country.
EU, UK sound alarm over Belarusian opposition leader Maria Kolesnikova’s ‘abduction,’ threaten sanctionsEuropean nations have expressed concerns over the fate of Maria Kolesnikova – one of Belarus’ leading opposition figures, apparently kidnapped in Minsk – threatening sanctions and demanding the..
EU demands release of Belarus political prisoners and warns of sanctionsThe strong statement comes after the disappearance of leading opposition figure Maria Kolesnikova.
Masked men reportedly seize senior Belarusian opposition figure KolesnikovaUnidentified men in black on Monday morning grabbed Maria Kolesnikova, a leading Belarusian opposition figure, and pushed her into a minibus, her campaign team reported, citing witnesses. ......
633 arrested in Belarus mass protestsMinsk, Sep 7 : At least 633 people were arrested in Belarus following a fourth consecutive weekend of protests against President Alexander Lukashenko, the Interior Ministry said on Monday. In a..
Last figurehead of the opposition in Belarus reportedly detainedAssociates say unidentified men in black grabbed Maria Kolesnikova and shoved her into a minibus hours after she lauded ongoing protests.
100,000 march in Minsk to demand Belarus leader resignsKYIV, Belarus (AP) — Tens of thousands of demonstrators marched Sunday to the outskirts of the presidential residence in the capital of Belarus, calling for the country’s authoritarian leader to..