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Lukashenko inaugurated secretly amid protests, sanctions threat

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Lukashenko inaugurated secretly amid protests, sanctions threat

Lukashenko inaugurated secretly amid protests, sanctions threat

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko assumed his sixth term of office on Wednesday during a surprise ceremony after weeks of mass protests.


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