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FILED - Belarusian opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya. Tikhanovskaya has called on the international community to show solidarity with the women in Belarus. Photo: Bernd von Jutrczenka/dpa

Nearly 250 detained in Belarus protests

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dpa/GNA - At least 245 people were detained at protests in Belarus against President Alexander Lukashenko, according to human rights group Viasna. Opposition groups...
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General strike by Belarus opposition to up pressure on president

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The democracy movement in Belarus has called for a general strike across the country on Monday to increase the pressure on authoritarian President Alexander...
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EU foreign ministers to debate sanctions on Russia for poisoning

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The European Union's foreign ministers are set to meet on Monday to find a common line on several foreign affairs issues, including possible sanctions...
Svetlana Tikhanovskaya

Belarus opposition calls for global women’s march against Lukashenko

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Belarus' galvanized political opposition called on Friday for women throughout the world to march this weekend against disputed President Alexander Lukashenko. "Women in different parts...
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Belarusians defy security forces in 8th consecutive weekend protest

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Despite large numbers of security forces, more than 100,000 demonstrators took to the streets of Belarus for the eighth weekend in a row on...
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Macron warns Russia against Belarus intervention after Merkel meeting

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French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday warned against any aggressive Russian intervention in neighbouring Belarus, saying relations between the EU and Russia were at...
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International community calls for restraint in Belarus

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The international community has called for peace and restraint in Belarus, as President Alexander Lukashenko urged western powers to focus on their own problems. ...
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Belarus president: Western powers should focus on their own problems

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Western leaders should focus on their own problems instead of the political situation in Belarus, President Alexander Lukashenko says, as the European Union holds...
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Belarus: 1,000 detained on third night of post-election protests

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More than a thousand people were detained overnight in Belarus in a third night of protests following the presidential election, according to an Interior...
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EU foreign ministers to discuss Turkey and Belarus in special meeting

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EU foreign ministers are to meet on Friday in a special video conference to discuss the disputed election in Belarus, Turkey's gas exploration in...