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Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “‘Europe’s last dictatorship’ – police raid journalists’ homes” – below is their description.
Since last summer, the authorities in Belarus have arrested scores of journalists reporting on protests against the disputed re-election of President Alexander Lukashenko.
In the last 24 hours alone, police raided the homes of 20 journalists and today the trial continued of two female journalists, appearing in court in a cage.
In the latest of our series of reports from inside Belarus, dubbed the last dictatorship in Europe, our team spoke to the husband of one of the journalists on trial.Channel 4 News YouTube Channel
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Alexander Grigoryevich Lukashenko or Alyaksandr Ryhoravich Lukashenka is a Belarusian politician, who has served as president of Belarus since the establishment of the office 26 years ago, on 20 July 1994.
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