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Alexander Lukashenko

EU leaders to build pressure on Belarus president

The EU believes that the results of the Aug. 9 polls, which handed President Lukashenko his sixth term was falsified

19 Aug 2020 3:52 PM

Belarus crisis: I'm not a saint, says Lukashenko

He made the offer, which he insisted would not be delivered on while he was under pressure from protesters

18 Aug 2020 1:11 PM

'They beat everyone': Belarus releases protesters as EU weighs sanctions

At least two protesters have died and around 6,700 were detained this week in the crackdown, which followed Lukashenko's re-election win

14 Aug 2020 3:16 PM

Belarus' leader wins sixth term with over 80% of votes

Human rights group says over 100 protesters are detained, who claim the elections are rigged

10 Aug 2020 1:52 PM

Clashes in Belarus as president claims a big election win

Thousands of opposition supporters quickly took to the streets of the capital to protest what they saw as official manipulation of the vote

10 Aug 2020 10:00 AM


Belarus' strongman president faces a tough election

Incumbent Alexander Lukashenko has made it clear he won’t hesitate to quash any protests against the results of Sunday’s election

09 Aug 2020 2:17 PM