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Molchat Doma Is Fun on TikTok. In Belarus, It’s Serious.

Molchat Doma Is Fun on TikTok. In Belarus, It's Serious.

Molchat Doma Is Fun on TikTok. In Belarus, It’s Serious. Molchat Doma Is Fun on TikTok. In Belarus, It’s Serious. “It is really nice poetry,” she said, “and a really nice old vibe, like vintage music.” In August, she decided to use the band’s popularity on the app to raise awareness of the situation in Belarus. She posted a clip …

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UK and Belarus each expel 2 diplomats in tit-for-tat moves diplomats Alexander Lukashenko Belarus U.K. Dominic Raab

Belarus Protests

UK and Belarus each expel 2 diplomats in tit-for-tat moves diplomats Alexander Lukashenko Belarus U.K. Dominic Raab UK and Belarus each expel 2 diplomats in tit-for-tat moves diplomats Alexander Lukashenko Belarus U.K. Dominic Raab Britain expelled two Belarus diplomats on Tuesday in response to the Minsk government’s decision to kick out two British envoys. Belarusian Ambassador Maxim Yermalovich was summoned …

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Police in Belarus disperse another protest, detain scores Alexander Lukashenko Scores Police Scores country

Belarus Protests

Police in Belarus disperse another protest, detain scores Alexander Lukashenko Scores Police Scores country Police in Belarus disperse another protest, detain scores Alexander Lukashenko Scores Police Scores country Police in Belarus on Saturday detained scores of demonstrators pushing for the resignation of the country s authoritarian leader after an August election widely seen as manipulated. Hundreds of students marched across …

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In Belarus, Women Led the Protests and Shattered Stereotypes

In Belarus, Women Led the Protests and Shattered Stereotypes

In Belarus, Women Led the Protests and Shattered Stereotypes In Belarus, Women Led the Protests and Shattered Stereotypes MINSK, Belarus — With masked riot police officers massing nearby, threatening to attack protesters like him with batons and fists, Aleksei D. Zulevsky felt safe for the first time in weeks of anti-government unrest in Belarus: He was surrounded by hundreds of …

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Belarus’ authoritarian leader visits his foes in prison Kyiv leader President Alexander Lukashenko Prison

Belarus Lukashenko Inauguration

Belarus’ authoritarian leader visits his foes in prison Kyiv leader President Alexander Lukashenko Prison Belarus’ authoritarian leader visits his foes in prison Kyiv leader President Alexander Lukashenko Prison Belarus authoritarian president on Saturday visited a prison to talk to opposition activists, who have been jailed for challenging his re-election that was widely seen as manipulated and triggered two months of …

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Trump’s Positive Coronavirus Test, Belarus Sanctions, Aleksei Navalny: Your Friday Briefing

Trump’s Positive Coronavirus Test, Belarus Sanctions, Aleksei Navalny: Your Friday Briefing

Trump’s Positive Coronavirus Test, Belarus Sanctions, Aleksei Navalny: Your Friday Briefing Trump’s Positive Coronavirus Test, Belarus Sanctions, Aleksei Navalny: Your Friday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering President Trump’s positive coronavirus test, Aleksei Navalny’s accusation that Vladimir Putin ordered his poisoning and how the East-West dividing line in Germany became a …

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Belarus and Turkey Top a Thorny Agenda at E.U. Summit

Belarus and Turkey Top a Thorny Agenda at E.U. Summit

Belarus and Turkey Top a Thorny Agenda at E.U. Summit Belarus and Turkey Top a Thorny Agenda at E.U. Summit BRUSSELS — European Union leaders meet on Thursday to try to break longstanding impasses on Belarus, Turkey, the coronavirus recovery fund and the rule of law, a raft of interconnected issues that would be complicated enough even if they were …

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E.U. Failure to Impose Sanctions on Belarus Lays Bare Its Weakness

E.U. Failure to Impose Sanctions on Belarus Lays Bare Its Weakness

E.U. Failure to Impose Sanctions on Belarus Lays Bare Its Weakness E.U. Failure to Impose Sanctions on Belarus Lays Bare Its Weakness BRUSSELS — This one looked easy. Given the depredations of the leader of Belarus, Aleksandr G. Lukashenko — the fraudulent election, the crackdown on opposition leaders, the beatings and arrests of peaceful protesters — the European Union seemed …

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In Secret Ceremony, Embattled Belarus Strongman Is Sworn In as President

In Secret Ceremony, Embattled Belarus Strongman Is Sworn In as President

In Secret Ceremony, Embattled Belarus Strongman Is Sworn In as President In Secret Ceremony, Embattled Belarus Strongman Is Sworn In as President MOSCOW — Aleksandr G. Lukashenko was sworn in for a sixth term as president of Belarus in a secret ceremony on Wednesday — and used the occasion to declare victory over protesters who have gathered in large numbers …

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Belarus, Aleksei Navalny: Your Monday Briefing

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Belarus, Aleksei Navalny: Your Monday Briefing

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Belarus, Aleksei Navalny: Your Monday Briefing Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Belarus, Aleksei Navalny: Your Monday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering the effects of the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a weekend of protests in Belarus and Britain’s attempts to avoid a second national lockdown. With Ginsburg’s death, a …

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