A new decree requires citizens to renew passports in-country, putting exiled government critics at risk.
Former leader appeared emaciated in latest legal hearing, sparking condemnation from Kyiv.
Murky investigation and lack of accountability followed violence that scarred a nation.
The conflict has deep resonance in Georgia - but Tbilisi’s attitude remains ambiguous.
The recent escalation caught many by surprise, emboldening voices among the political opposition.
It will be near-impossible to fulfil EU-mandated obligations without a paradigm shift in how the ruling party views its role and place in the country’s history.
Anger over potential plans to drop the decades’ long demand for territory’s independence.
Experts say that internal politics and a lack of strong reaction from the West have weakened response to ex head-of-state’s arrest.
Murder investigation could finally lead to the imposition of sanctions against Minsk.
Fallout from dissident journalist’s detention marks a turning point for Lukashenko’s regime.