Uprising In Belarus

Reuben F. Johnson | 09/03/2020

Protests erupted around Belarus in August after presidential elections that were widely seen as rigged. President Lukashenko has cracked down on demonstrators and shows no intention of stepping down in response to their demands. Above, police detain students during a march through the city center of Minsk on Sept. 1. At least 40 people were detained by security forces during that demonstration. The eyes of the world have turned to Belarus, a small country in Eastern Europe, after thousands...

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