Belarus: Putin and Lukashenko discuss plane diversion

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Belarus: Putin and Lukashenko discuss plane diversion” – below is their description. The President of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko has met with his strongest ally, Vladimir Putin, at the Russian president’s Black Sea residence in Sochi. The country is being increasingly isolated from the rest of Europe after a … Read more Belarus: Putin and Lukashenko discuss plane diversion

Belarus President Lukashenko defends forcing passenger plane to land to arrest journalist – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Belarus President Lukashenko defends forcing passenger plane to land to arrest journalist – BBC News” – below is their description. The president of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, has defended his decision to force a Ryanair plane to land in Minsk in order to arrest a journalist and critic who … Read more Belarus President Lukashenko defends forcing passenger plane to land to arrest journalist – BBC News

Belarus president accused of a commercial flight hijacking | 9 News Australia

9 News Australia published this video item, entitled “Belarus president accused of a commercial flight hijacking | 9 News Australia” – below is their description. The president of Belarus is accused of hijacking a commercial flight with 170 people on board to arrest a young journalist who criticised the regime. 9 News Australia YouTube Channel … Read more Belarus president accused of a commercial flight hijacking | 9 News Australia

Belarus president, leader since 1994, says he has too much power

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Belarus president, leader since 1994, says he has too much power” – below is their description. The president of Belarus says he will hold a constitutional referendum next year, and let people decide on whether he has too much power. Alexander Lukashenko’s disputed election win last year … Read more Belarus president, leader since 1994, says he has too much power

Belarus: Secret inauguration ceremony for Alexander Lukashenko

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Belarus: Secret inauguration ceremony for Alexander Lukashenko” – below is their description. Alexander Lukashenko was sworn-in for his sixth term as President of Belarus in a secret ceremony which wasn’t publicised in advance. It comes as protests across the nation reach their seventh week calling for the 26-year-long … Read more Belarus: Secret inauguration ceremony for Alexander Lukashenko

President of Belarus to meet Putin amid brutal crackdown on protesters

Sky News published this video item, entitled “President of Belarus to meet Putin amid brutal crackdown on protesters” – below is their description. Alexander Lukashenko will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi to discuss their countries’ “strategic partnership”, the Kremlin has said. Mr Putin has emerged as a key ally to the embattled Belarusian … Read more President of Belarus to meet Putin amid brutal crackdown on protesters

Lukashenko speaks to Russian media outlets

RT published this video item, entitled “Lukashenko speaks to Russian media outlets” – below is their description. President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko met with representatives of Russian media outlets to give an interview in Minsk Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international … Read more Lukashenko speaks to Russian media outlets

100,000 protest in Belarus as ‘masked snatch squads pull students into vans’

Sky News published this video item, entitled “100,000 protest in Belarus as ‘masked snatch squads pull students into vans’” – below is their description. More than 100,000 people are thought to have taken part in a protest in Minsk against the president of Belarus – amid reports that masked “snatch squads” have been detaining some … Read more 100,000 protest in Belarus as ‘masked snatch squads pull students into vans’

Further protests in Belarus keep up pressure on Lukashenko – BBC News

The President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko remains under intense pressure after a third consecutive Sunday of protests against him in the capital, Minsk. There were clashes with riot police who made over a hundred arrests, with protesters mocking the President on his 66th birthday. The country has been gripped by mass protests and strikes since … Read more Further protests in Belarus keep up pressure on Lukashenko – BBC News

Belarus’ exiled leader breaks silence: The first interview with Svetlana Tikhanovskaya – BBC News

Svetlana Tikhanovskaya was in the running to become President of Belarus. She was forced to flee the country after Alexander Lukashenko declared a landslide victory, though many believe she won the election instead. In her first interview from exile, the opposition leader told the BBC she does not see herself as a President but as … Read more Belarus’ exiled leader breaks silence: The first interview with Svetlana Tikhanovskaya – BBC News

Will Russia protect the President of Belarus?

Lithuania is concerned at the possibility of Russia using the crisis in Belarus to intervene with military forces, its foreign minister has told Sky News. Linas Linkevicius said Russia would sacrifice a lot if it chose to intervene. It came as embattled President Alexander Lukashenko was booed by factory workers after he promised a referendum … Read more Will Russia protect the President of Belarus?

Lukashenko confronts enraged workers in Minsk

DETAILS: https://on.rt.com/aoen The president of Belarus, who won his sixth term in last week’s controversial election, had a rough face-to-face with striking workers in Minsk, telling them the vote is a done deal – at least as long as he is alive. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on … Read more Lukashenko confronts enraged workers in Minsk

Hundreds of thousands hold biggest protest yet; Lukashenko defiant

A day after reaching out to Russia for support, the embattled president of Belarus has accused NATO of deploying tanks and troops on the country’s western border. Alexander Lukashenko is facing unprecedented public protests – as More than 200,000 people joined the latest in a week of demonstrations in the capital Minsk, calling for his … Read more Hundreds of thousands hold biggest protest yet; Lukashenko defiant

Belarus president says Putin ready to help ‘ensure security’

The president of Belarus has sought help from Russia, as protests grow calling for him to step down. Alexander Lukashenko says his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, has agreed to help to “ensure the security” of the country if needed. There has been a week of mass protests against his rule, with members of the state … Read more Belarus president says Putin ready to help ‘ensure security’

Will the President of Belarus survive protests against his rule? | Inside Story

Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko’s controversial re-election has triggered a week of unprecedented demonstrations against his 26-year rule. Protesters accuse Lukashenko of rigging the vote, and ordering a police crackdown. Opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, who fled to Lithuania after the poll, is calling for more peaceful rallies. The EU is working on sanctions against Belarussian officials. … Read more Will the President of Belarus survive protests against his rule? | Inside Story