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Demonstrators participate in an anti-Lukashenko rally on August 18, 2020 in Minsk, Belarus. (Photo: Misha Friedman/Getty Images)
20 Oct 20
Disquiet with an authoritarian leader, presiding over an archaic state-dominated economy, sounds familiar.
Exiled members of the presidium of the Coordination Council of Belarus, Pavel Latushko and Olga Kovalkova wait to record a video message for Belarusian citizens on September 23, 2020 in Warsaw, Poland. (Photo: Omar Marques/Getty Images)
14 Oct 20
Neighbour state has welcomed politicians and injured protestors alike.
Comment
1 Oct 20
How the arrogance of a ruling elite, determined to retain power, triggered public rage.
Anti-government rally in Minsk on August 27, 2020. (Photo: Misha Friedman/Getty Images)
29 Sep 20
Even the dim hope of democracy defeating Russian domination excites our own future prospects.
A poster showing a picture of Belarus president Alexander Lukashenko on August 24, 2020 in Minsk, Belarus. (Photo: Misha Friedman/Getty Images)
23 Sep 20
Lukashenko has friends in Kyiv – but now faces increased pressure from Russia.