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Belarus: Protests Erupt As Opposition Rejects Election Result

Eurasia Review Sunday, 9 August 2020
Belarus: Protests Erupt As Opposition Rejects Election Result(RFE/RL) -- Belarusian security forces have clashed with protesters in Minsk and other cities after an early exit poll from a tense election gave incumbent President Alyaksandr Lukashenka a commanding lead amid concerns of widespread electoral fraud.

*Belarusian state TV* reported after the August 9 vote that an official exit...
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