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  1. FILE PHOTO: Belarusian opposition leader Tsikhanouskaya visits Czech Republic

    Opposition leader says Belarus has become 'North Korea of Europe'

    Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko's crackdown on pro-democracy protests and the independent media is turning his nation into "the North ...
  2. On December 22, Lukashenko announced the closure of the land border

    'An iron curtain': Exiled Belarusians protest on border

    Draped in white-red-white Belarusian opposition flags, exiled Belarusians protested on Saturday at the Polish frontier, calling for President ...
  3. Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko delivers a speech during a meeting in Minsk

    Lukashenko bets on annexed Crimea opening its sky for flights from Belarus

    Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko, who has refused to recognise Russia's 2014 annexation of Crimea from Ukraine, said on Tuesday that Minsk ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: A Boeing 737-800 plane of Belarusian state carrier Belavia takes off at the Domodedovo

    EU to blacklist Belarus airline ahead of economic sanctions, diplomats say

    The European Union is preparing sanctions on Belarus' national airline and around a dozen top Belarusian aviation officials, three diplomats said, ...
  5. Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has asked Lithuanian prosecutor's to investigate Sunday's

    RSF media watchdog chief leads protest on Belarus border

    The head of Paris-based Reporters Without Borders (RSF) protested on Thursday (May 27) at the Belarusian border along with dozens of journalists ...
  6. Protests were held in Poland calling for the release of Roman Protasevich

    Belarus opposition calls for more pressure after plane arrest

    Belarus's opposition called Tuesday for more pressure on strongman Alexander Lukashenko as Europe moved to cut air links with the country over the ...
  7. A rights group said at least 110 people were detained

    Belarus police detain protesters, prevent opposition rally

    Police in Belarus on Saturday detained more than 100 people, including five journalists, a rights group said, as the opposition resumed rallies ...
  8. Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko attends a meeting with members of the National Olympic Co

    Lukashenko says Belarus may submit new Eurovision entry after backlash

    Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said on Saturday that Belarus may submit a new entry to this year's Eurovision Song Contest after the ...