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Belarus: More than 200 arrested at anti-government women's march in Minsk [Video]

Belarus: More than 200 arrested at anti-government women's march in Minsk

Among those arrested was 73-year-old Nina Baginskaya who has become a regular figure of anti-establishment protests since they began in August.

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:00Published
Lukashenko says Belarus will close borders with Poland and Lithuania [Video]

Lukashenko says Belarus will close borders with Poland and Lithuania

"We are forced to ... close the state border on the West, primarily with Lithuania and Poland," Lukashenko said.

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:44Published
Belarus protests: Lukashenko blames US for supporting opposition [Video]

Belarus protests: Lukashenko blames US for supporting opposition

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Lukashenko goes to Russia: What the meeting of 'brothers' could mean for Belarus' future [Video]

Lukashenko goes to Russia: What the meeting of 'brothers' could mean for Belarus' future

Belarus' fate could be sealed in Sochi as Lukashenko sits down with his 'elder brother' Putin to discuss the ongoing unrest. What will it mean for the country's future?

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Putin throws Belarus $1.5 billion lifeline [Video]

Putin throws Belarus $1.5 billion lifeline

Russian President Vladimir Putin bestowed a $1.5 billion loan on Belarus on Monday after its embattled leader, Alexander Lukashenko, flew to Sochi to ask Putin for more support. This report produced by..

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Belarus: Unfinished Revolution [Video]

Belarus: Unfinished Revolution

Ordinary people doing extraordinary things.

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 15:00Published
Soviet WWII propaganda revised to hail detained Belarus opposition figure Maria Kolesnikova [Video]

Soviet WWII propaganda revised to hail detained Belarus opposition figure Maria Kolesnikova

The artwork has gone viral.

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 02:37Published
Opposition lawyers Maxim Znak and Ilya Salei reportedly detained in Belarus [Video]

Opposition lawyers Maxim Znak and Ilya Salei reportedly detained in Belarus

Lawyer Maxim Znak was reportedly taken from the offices of the opposition movement's coordination council on Wednesday by unidentified people in masks. A third opposition figure - lawyer Ilya Salei -..

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 02:23Published
'If Belarus protests succeed, Russia will be next' warns Lukashenko [Video]

'If Belarus protests succeed, Russia will be next' warns Lukashenko

"All of this is very painful and even tragic for me, but it doesn't mean that I'm giving up," Lukashenko told Russian media on Tuesday. View on euronews

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'The regime is in agony': Belarus opposition leader slams Lukashenko [Video]

'The regime is in agony': Belarus opposition leader slams Lukashenko

"Our demonstrations are working and our strikes are working (...) The fact that they are kidnapping people shows that they feel fear and don't know what to do," Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya told Euronews.

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Belarus riot police seen striking protester during Minsk demonstrations [Video]

Belarus riot police seen striking protester during Minsk demonstrations

Riot police officers were captured striking a man during protests in Minsk about the presidential election results.

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Protesters beaten and detained in Belarus [Video]

Protesters beaten and detained in Belarus

People in camouflage worked alongside riot police in the Belarusian capital Minsk on Sunday beating and detaining people protesting against the re-election of President Alexander Lukashenko. Libby..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:31Published
Finnish ice hockey fans threaten club with boycott over game in violence-torn Minsk [Video]

Finnish ice hockey fans threaten club with boycott over game in violence-torn Minsk

fans say it would risk legitimising the authority of Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko, who was elected for a sixth term after a hugely contested presidential election on August 9.

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Masked riot police clash with students and make arrests during Minsk protests [Video]

Masked riot police clash with students and make arrests during Minsk protests

Masked riot police clashed with university students and made arrests during protests in Minsk on September 1.

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Lukashenko banned from Baltics after 'massive electoral fraud' and 'human rights breach' [Video]

Lukashenko banned from Baltics after 'massive electoral fraud' and 'human rights breach'

The Estonian foreign minister told Euronews the sanctions were decided over a 'massive' electoral fraud by Lukashenko's administration, as well as a "breach of human rights".

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Dozens detained in Belarus anti-government protest [Video]

Dozens detained in Belarus anti-government protest

Thousands took to the streets in a third weekend of rallies against President Lukashenko.

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What is the role of social media in the Belarus protests? [Video]

What is the role of social media in the Belarus protests?

From Twitter to Telegram, people in Belarus have been using social media to galvanise their movement. Here in #TheCube we speak with Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya about internet shutdowns, why social..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 24:13Published
EU diplomacy struggling for influence as future of Belarus hangs in balance [Video]

EU diplomacy struggling for influence as future of Belarus hangs in balance

"The EU influence in Belarus is very limited, contrary to that of Russia," explains Kristi Raik, International Centre for Defence and Security.

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Mass arrests in Belarus as authorities question Nobel Laureate [Video]

Mass arrests in Belarus as authorities question Nobel Laureate

Riot police in Minsk dispersed anti-government protesters demanding the resignation of Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko Wednesday night. The protest in the capital city marks the 19th day of..

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:07Published
Celebrated Belarus author calls for Russia's help [Video]

Celebrated Belarus author calls for Russia's help

Belarus's most celebrated writer called on Russia on Wednesday to help persuade President Alexander Lukashenko to negotiate. Svetlana Alexievich had been called for questioning in a criminal case..

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Belarus protests: Lukashenko brandishes rifle as he leaves helicopter [Video]

Belarus protests: Lukashenko brandishes rifle as he leaves helicopter

Belarus' authoritarian president has made a dramatic show of defiance against massive protests demanding his resignation.View on euronews

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Belarus Protests: Lukashenko Carries Rifle [Video]

Belarus Protests: Lukashenko Carries Rifle

Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has been seen carrying a rifle in a dramatic show of defiance against massive protests demanding his resignation. More than 200,000 people rallied in the..

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Lukashenko still has control of state apparatus but Russia 'may not choose to keep him in power' [Video]

Lukashenko still has control of state apparatus but Russia 'may not choose to keep him in power'

Alex Kokcharov is a Russia and Eastern Europe Analyst at the think-tank IHS Markit.

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Belarus: Tsikhanouskaya calls for more strikes as Lukashenko cracks down on opponents [Video]

Belarus: Tsikhanouskaya calls for more strikes as Lukashenko cracks down on opponents

On Friday, Lukashenko told a support rally at a state farm that "the US is planning and directing everything, and the Europeans are playing up to it."

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:28Published
Around the World in 90 Seconds: New Zealand Claps Back, Belarus Protests [Video]

Around the World in 90 Seconds: New Zealand Claps Back, Belarus Protests

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern hits back at criticism from U.S. President Donald Trump and protesters in Belarus call for free and fair elections. Plus: Welcome to Germany! Here is your..

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Russian intelligence chief accuses US of instigating Belarus protests

Russia’s intelligence chief has accused the United States of instigating massive demonstrations against Belarus’ president that have entered their sixth week.
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Belarus protests: Lukashenko to meet Putin as unrest continues

It will be their first face-to-face talks since Belarus' disputed presidential election in August.
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Belarus protests: Police target female protesters

Tens of thousands of people have been marching in the capital Minsk and other cities.
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Belarus protests: Opposition keeps up pressure on Lukashenko

At least 250 people are arrested, ahead of the latest of several weeks of mass protest.
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Belarus protests: Why Poland is backing the opposition

Warsaw is pushing the EU to take action against Belarus after it cracked down on the opposition.
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Belarus protests: Kolesnikova 'resists expulsion' on Ukraine border

Maria Kolesnikova reportedly tears up her passport to stop being expelled from Belarus.
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Belarus protests: Police crack down on protesters as 100,000 gather in Minsk

An estimated 100,000 people have taken to the streets of Minsk to protest against the disputed election.
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100,000 march in Minsk to demand resignation of Belarus leader

Tens of thousands of demonstrators have marched to the outskirts of the presidential residence in the capital of Belarus as protests against President Alexander Lukashenko entered their fifth week.
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Belarus protests: Students held as marches mark new term

Thousands of students marched through Minsk protesting against President Alexander Lukashenko.
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Belarus protests: BBC journalists among hundreds detained in Minsk as Lukashenko emboldened by Putin's support

Dozens of journalists rounded up in 'clear attempt to interfere with coverage of events'
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Hundreds of journalists have gone on strike demanding fair coverage of demonstrations
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Belarus protests: Two opposition figures jailed

Ten-day sentences are handed down to members of the Co-ordination Council for organising rallies.
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