For Chechen refugees, the route from Belarus to Poland only takes three days with the right papers, but for others it can take an eternity. From Euroradio.
After a period of going easy on dissent, the Lukashenka regime crushed nationwide protests in March.
Recent incidents in Belarus show that pan-Slavism and Neo-Nazism do go together.
Anti-Lukashenka mood could revive in U.S., EU over his crackdown on dissent, renewed ties with Russia.
The fate of the Independent Institute for Socio-Economic and Political Studies emphasizes the need to protect the few remaining independent sources of information in the country.
The two leaders announced a reset of energy agreements, seemingly ending years of squabbling that has hurt the Belarusian economy.
Hopes that Lukashenka had turned over a new leaf were definitively quashed with the brutality and extent of the crackdown during and after the recent “parasites” demonstrations.
President says militants funded from abroad planned ‘armed provocations.’
Can an ordinary Belarusian dress just like President Lukashenka?
Protest groups plan more anti-government demonstrations this week.
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