Global  

Belarus protests enter 6th week, still demand leader resign

WorldNews Monday, 14 September 2020
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 gripped the nation entered their sixth week. Many in the crowd, which the human rights group Viasna estimated as numbering more than 150,000, carried placards critical of Russia, reflecting concerns about President Alexander Lukashenko’s planned meeting on Monday with...
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO - Published
News video: Belarus police violently detain dozens of female protesters

Belarus police violently detain dozens of female protesters 01:56

Thousands take to the streets in capital demanding the release of jailed opposition leader following disputed election.

💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Kyiv Kyiv Capital of Ukraine

Spain to keep attacking pressure against Ukraine [Video]

Spain to keep attacking pressure against Ukraine

Spain prepare for their Nations League match against Ukraine in Kyiv.

Credit: Reuters - Sports    Duration: 07:38Published
Watch: Burj Khalifa lit in honour of Mahatma Gandhi on his birth anniversary [Video]

Watch: Burj Khalifa lit in honour of Mahatma Gandhi on his birth anniversary

Burj Khalifa in Dubai was illuminated with Mahatma Gandhi's image on his birth anniversary. The iconic skyscraper of UAE paid tribute to Mahatma on his 151st birth anniversary. Gandhi Jayanti is celebrated in several countries across the globe. In Ukraine's Kyiv, a statue of Mahatma was unveiled on his birth anniversary. The statue of the great peace icon was inaugurated at AV Fomin Gardens. The statue was unveiled by Ukraine's First Dy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Emine Dzheppar.

Credit: HT Digital Content    Duration: 01:59Published
Watch: Mahatma Gandhi's statue unveiled in Ukraine on his birth anniversary [Video]

Watch: Mahatma Gandhi's statue unveiled in Ukraine on his birth anniversary

Statue of Mahatma Gandhi was unveiled in Ukraine's Kyiv on October 02. The statue was inaugurated at AV Fomin Gardens by First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Emine Dzheppar. Gandhi Jayanti is being celebrated in several countries across the globe.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:35Published
Ukraine manhunt after U.S. embassy worker death [Video]

Ukraine manhunt after U.S. embassy worker death

Ukrainian police officers have been questioning passers-by at the scene in Kyiv where a U.S. embassy worker was found unconscious with a head injury. The American woman later died in hospital. Joe Davies reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 00:45Published

Belarus Belarus Country in Eastern Europe

Belarus protests: Retirees rally against authoritarian president [Video]

Belarus protests: Retirees rally against authoritarian president

Credit: FRANCE 24 English    Duration: 05:26Published

At least 150 detained across Belarus in Opposition rallies

Minsk [Belarus], October 19 (ANI/Sputnik): Belarus' non-governmental human rights centre Viasna reported that at least 140 people have been detained across the..
WorldNews
Anti-government rallies held across Belarus despite regime threats [Video]

Anti-government rallies held across Belarus despite regime threats

Police have detained protesters at a rally in the Belarus capital Minsk as anti-government protests show no signs of abating

Credit: Euronews English    Duration: 01:05Published
Women take to streets of Belarus once again, calling for Lukashenko to go [Video]

Women take to streets of Belarus once again, calling for Lukashenko to go

In what has now become a tradition on Saturdays in the Belarusian capital, hundreds marched carrying flowers and chanting in protest againt president Alexander Lukashenko

Credit: Euronews English    Duration: 01:10Published

Ukraine Ukraine Country in Eastern Europe

Money laundering operations for more than USD 2 billion detected in 9 months in Ukraine

The State Financial Monitoring Service has revealed dubious financial transactions in the amount of US$ 2 billion for 9 months of this year. Accordingly, 739..
WorldNews
DOJ calls out Russian hacking spree [Video]

DOJ calls out Russian hacking spree

[NFA] The U.S. Justice Department said on Monday it has indicted six Russian intelligence agency hackers for a four-year long hacking spree that included attacks against the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics and 2017 French elections. Freddie Joyner has more.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 01:35Published

US charges six Russian intelligence officers with hacking Ukraine, 2018 Olympics, and Skripal investigation

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge

The Justice Department has charged six Russian intelligence officers with involvement in an extensive hacking..

The Verge
The US Charged 6 Russian Hackers [Video]

The US Charged 6 Russian Hackers

Photo by Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images The United States accused six Russian government officials of orchestrating a string of high-profile cyberattacks that caused billions of dollars in damage in indictments unsealed on Monday. The alleged cybercrimes include attacks that took down parts of Ukraine's power grid, disrupted the Olympic games in South Korea, and disrupted the computer systems of several US hospitals.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:33Published

6 Russian military officers charged in vast hacking campaign

WASHINGTON — Six Russian military officers sought to disrupt through computer hacking the French election, the Winter Olympics and U.S. businesses, according..
WorldNews

Minsk Minsk Capital of Belarus

Belarus opposition leader gives strongman ultimatum to quit

MINSK: Belarus’s exiled opposition leader on Tuesday gave strongman President Alexander Lukashenko a deadline of two weeks to resign, halt violence and release..
WorldNews
Belarus police crack down on protesters, detain dozens [Video]

Belarus police crack down on protesters, detain dozens

Security forces in Minsk use water cannon, stun grenades to disperse opposition supporters demanding new election.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 01:58Published

Alexander Lukashenko Alexander Lukashenko Belarusian politician, president of Belarus

Belarus opposition threatens national economic boycott

Belarus President Lukashenko's opponents say he must resign by 25 October amid ongoing protests.
BBC News

Belarus opposition gives president an ultimatum: resign or face nationwide strike

Belarus opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya said on Tuesday she will announce a country-wide strike unless President Alexander Lukashenko announces his..
WorldNews

Viasna Human Rights Centre

Thousands of women protest in Belarus demanding Lukashenko's resignation [Video]

Thousands of women protest in Belarus demanding Lukashenko's resignation

Around 5,000 women marched in the capital Minsk, according to the human rights organization Viasna. Police followed the march, but no detentions were reported.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 01:05Published

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

Police use water cannon to disperse mass anti-Lukashenko rally [Video]

Police use water cannon to disperse mass anti-Lukashenko rally

Detentions reported as tens of thousands gather in Belarus’s capital, Minsk, to demand political prisoners be released.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:34Published
Can Belarus protesters topple Europe's last dictator? – video explainer [Video]

Can Belarus protesters topple Europe's last dictator? – video explainer

Thousands of Belarusians have defied beatings and arrests to demand the resignation of the country's authoritarian leader, Alexander Lukashenko, after he claimed victory in an election they say was..

Credit: Guardian     Duration: 05:32Published
No Belarus sanctions by EU despite Tikhanovskaya plea [Video]

No Belarus sanctions by EU despite Tikhanovskaya plea

Belarus' opposition leader makes a shocking presentation but EU foreign ministers still unable to agree on sanctions.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:31Published

Related news from verified sources

Belarus President Inaugurated Despite Election Protests

Lukashenko has run Belarus, an ex-Soviet nation of 9.5 million, with an iron fist for 26 years
VOA News Also reported by •SeattlePI.comCatholic CultureWorldNewsBelfast Telegraph

More than 100,000 take to Belarus capital as protests against president enter 6th week

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...
CBC.ca Also reported by •Belfast Telegraph

European bishops issue appeal on behalf of archbishop's return to Belarus (CCEE)

President Aleksandr Lukashenko of Belarus has declared that Archbishop Tadeusz Kondrusiewicz of Minsk is “persona non grata” in the Eastern European nation...
Catholic Culture


Tweets about this