Belarus capital sees violence escalation amid protest crackdown
The internet has been shut down, and police say they have detained at least 250 demonstrators, who were gathering for another protest in Minsk.
Belarus opposition movement wins Sakharov Prize for human rightsThe award comes as EU sanctions Belarusian officials amid protests and refuses to recognise Alexander Lukashenko as the leader.
Sakharov Prize 2020: Belarus' opposition wins EU human rights awardEP President David Sassoli recognised an "initiative of brave women" in his speech, including opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya.View on euronews
Belarus opposition wins EU human rights prize
Belarus protests: Retirees rally against authoritarian president
Anti-government rallies held across Belarus despite regime threatsPolice have detained protesters at a rally in the Belarus capital Minsk as anti-government protests show no signs of abating
Belarus police crack down on protesters, detain dozensSecurity forces in Minsk use water cannon, stun grenades to disperse opposition supporters demanding new election.
Dozens detained in Belarus after clashes with policeTens of thousands of people marched through the center of the Belarusian capital Minsk on Sunday to demand that authorities free political prisoners, prompting police to turn water cannon on them. Libby Hogan reports.