Women of Belarus: A fearless cry for change | Talk to Al Jazeera: In the Field

About This Source - Al Jazeera English

The video item below is a piece of English language content from Al Jazeera. Al Jazeera is a Qatari state-funded broadcaster based in Doha, Qatar, owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network.

Recent from Al Jazeera English:

  • Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Displaced Agdam residents hoping to resettle
  • A very COVID Thanksgiving: US travellers defy warnings
  • Biden announces first cabinet posts of administration
  • Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Women of Belarus: A fearless cry for change | Talk to Al Jazeera: In the Field” – below is their description.

    On this episode of Talk to Al Jazeera: In the Field, we meet 73-year-old Nina Baginskaya, who has become an icon of Belarus’s protest movement, and 42-year-old Alina Pustohod, who overcame her fear to fight for justice and regime change. We find out what motivates them, and why women have become a driving force in the protests against Alexander Lukashenko, the man who has ruled Belarus with an iron fist since 1994. –

    Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: Belarus

    Belarus, officially the Republic of Belarus and formerly known as Byelorussia or Belorussia, is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe. It is bordered by Russia to the northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest. Its capital and most populous city is Minsk.

    5 Recent Items: Belarus

  • Belarus protests: Demonstrators march in Minsk, continue to demand Lukashenko’s resignation
  • Authorities clash with protesters in Belarus
  • Belarus opposition leader calls for foreign help to end unrest
  • Thousands attend Belarus protester’s funeral
  • Belarus protests: Police arrest dozens during demonstrations in capital
  • 1 thought on “Women of Belarus: A fearless cry for change | Talk to Al Jazeera: In the Field”

    Leave a Comment