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Putin says happy birthday to Lukashenko as protests rage

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Putin says happy birthday to Lukashenko as protests rage

Putin says happy birthday to Lukashenko as protests rage

Russian President Vladimir Putin used a birthday phone call on Sunday to invite Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko to visit Moscow, a Kremlin show of support as thousands of protesters streamed into central Minsk demanding Lukashenko step down.

Emer McCarthy reports.


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