Belarus opposition leader praises friendship of Canada’s foreign affairs minister

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In Belarus, protesters are still demanding long-time President Alexander Lukashenko resign. It’s widely accepted he lost to opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, who is in exile in Lithuania. Tsikhanouskaya spoke to Global News from exile in Vilnius and said the support of Foreign Affairs Minister François-Philippe Champagne was very important to her in the immediate aftermath of the country’s disputed election. Redmond Shannon spoke with Tsikhanouskaya about the challenges she faces, and the important role she says Canada is playing. For more info, please go to https://globalnews.ca/news/7406228/belarus-opposition-leader-friendship-canada-francois-philippe-champagne/ Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB #Belarus #Tsikhanouskaya #Lukashenko #GlobalNews

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