Lithuanian director Romas Zabarauskas on privilege, masculinity and LGBTQ+ rights • FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Lithuanian director Romas Zabarauskas on privilege, masculinity and LGBTQ+ rights • FRANCE 24” – below is their description. When Lithuanian director Romas Zabarauskas came out as gay in 2011, he became a celebrity overnight. Ten years later, his latest film is the first in Lithuania to be centered … Read more Lithuanian director Romas Zabarauskas on privilege, masculinity and LGBTQ+ rights • FRANCE 24

‘Portal’ built between Lithuanian and Polish cities – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “‘Portal’ built between Lithuanian and Polish cities – BBC News” – below is their description. It looks like something out of a science fiction movie. But the “portal” connecting Vilnius, Lithuania and Lublin, Poland is very real, and part of a competition by the government of Vilnius to … Read more ‘Portal’ built between Lithuanian and Polish cities – BBC News

Belarus opposition leader says jailed activist Protasevich spoke “under pressure”

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Belarus opposition leader says jailed activist Protasevich spoke “under pressure”” – below is their description. #Belarusian journalist Roman #Protasevich, who was #arrested after his plane was forced to land in Minsk, appeared on state #television Thursday in a tearful #interview that family and campaigners say was conducted … Read more Belarus opposition leader says jailed activist Protasevich spoke “under pressure”

Belarus opposition leader hails world support after journalist arrest

Global News published this video item, entitled “Belarus opposition leader hails world support after journalist arrest” – below is their description. Belarus opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya on Saturday hailed support from around the world after Minsk scrambled a warplane to intercept a flight and arrested a dissident journalist on board. Belarus has been subject to … Read more Belarus opposition leader hails world support after journalist arrest

Lukashenko defends plane diversion, dismisses international criticism

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Lukashenko defends plane diversion, dismisses international criticism” – below is their description. Belarusian President Alexander #Lukashenko said Wednesday he had acted “lawfully to protect people” by diverting a Ryanair flight over Belarusian airspace, an act that sparked a global outcry. Athens-to-Vilnius flight carrying a wanted opposition activist … Read more Lukashenko defends plane diversion, dismisses international criticism

Belarus: Lukashenko says he acted ‘lawfully’ in plane diversion

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Belarus: Lukashenko says he acted ‘lawfully’ in plane diversion” – below is their description. Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said Wednesday he had acted “lawfully to protect people” by diverting a Ryanair flight over Belarusian airspace, an act that sparked a global outcry. Athens-to-Vilnius flight carrying a wanted … Read more Belarus: Lukashenko says he acted ‘lawfully’ in plane diversion

EU leaders agree on Belarus sanctions after plane diversion | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “EU leaders agree on Belarus sanctions after plane diversion | DW News” – below is their description. The EU agreed to slap new sanctions on Belarus, after Minsk forced a plane flying over its airspace to land in order to arrest a Belarusian dissident onboard. In response, the … Read more EU leaders agree on Belarus sanctions after plane diversion | DW News

World Leaders Condemn Belarus ‘Hijacking’ of Ryanair Jet, Journalist Arrest

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “World Leaders Condemn Belarus ‘Hijacking’ of Ryanair Jet, Journalist Arrest” – below is their description. European Union leaders kicked off the process for adding more sanctions against Belarus and imposed an effective flight blockade on the country over the forced landing of a Ryanair Holdings Plc jet … Read more World Leaders Condemn Belarus ‘Hijacking’ of Ryanair Jet, Journalist Arrest

Sanctions on Belarus after “state-sponsored hijacking” of passenger jet – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Sanctions on Belarus after “state-sponsored hijacking” of passenger jet – BBC News” – below is their description. The government of Belarus is facing international sanctions, after a Ryanair passenger jet was forced to divert and land, so that the authorities could arrest a journalist on board. Roman Protasevich, … Read more Sanctions on Belarus after “state-sponsored hijacking” of passenger jet – BBC News

BREAKING: Roman Protasevich appears in new video after arrest

Sky News published this video item, entitled “BREAKING: Roman Protasevich appears in new video after arrest” – below is their description. A Belarusian opposition activist who was arrested after the plane he was on was diverted to Minsk in a “state-sponsored hijacking” has appeared in a new video. Journalist Roman Protasevich’s flight, carrying around 100 … Read more BREAKING: Roman Protasevich appears in new video after arrest

Belarus plane diversion comes amid Lukashenko’s ‘even tighter crackdown’ on opposition

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Belarus plane diversion comes amid Lukashenko’s ‘even tighter crackdown’ on opposition” – below is their description. While the forced landing of a Ryanair plane in Belarus is sparked anger among EU leaders, Russia said Minsk took a “reasonable” approach. That plane was travelling from Athens, Greece to … Read more Belarus plane diversion comes amid Lukashenko’s ‘even tighter crackdown’ on opposition

EU could ‘block all flights over Belarus airspace’ after plane diversion, arrest of Roman Protasevic

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “EU could ‘block all flights over Belarus airspace’ after plane diversion, arrest of Roman Protasevic” – below is their description. Anger over the forced landing of a Ryanair plane in Belarus is overtaking today’s EU summit in Brussels. That plane was travelling from Athens, Greece to Vilnius, … Read more EU could ‘block all flights over Belarus airspace’ after plane diversion, arrest of Roman Protasevic

Russia backs Belarus after plane diversion to Minsk, Pratasevich detention

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Russia backs Belarus after plane diversion to Minsk, Pratasevich detention” – below is their description. The forced landing of a Ryanair plane in Belarus sparked anger in the EU, but Russia said Minsk took a “reasonable” approach. That plane was travelling from Athens, Greece to Vilnius, Lithuania … Read more Russia backs Belarus after plane diversion to Minsk, Pratasevich detention

Russia says Belarus taking ‘reasonable’ approach after plane diversion to Minsk

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Russia says Belarus taking ‘reasonable’ approach after plane diversion to Minsk” – below is their description. While the forced landing of a Ryanair plane in Belarus is sparked anger among EU leaders, Russia said Minsk took a “reasonable” approach. That plane was travelling from Athens, Greece to … Read more Russia says Belarus taking ‘reasonable’ approach after plane diversion to Minsk

Belarus plane diversion an ‘act of state terrorism’ Lithuanian PM says

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Belarus plane diversion an ‘act of state terrorism’ Lithuanian PM says” – below is their description. Anger over the forced landing of a Ryanair plane in Belarus is overtaking today’s EU summit in Brussels. That plane was travelling from Athens, Greece to Vilnius, Lithuania when Belarusian authorities … Read more Belarus plane diversion an ‘act of state terrorism’ Lithuanian PM says