Tens of thousands took to the streets of Belarus, days after the death of activist Roman Bondarenko, who opposition supporters say was beaten by plainclothes security officers.
Belarusian President Lukashenko has faced six weeks of mass demonstrations calling for him to resign.
Alexander Lukashenko was captured arriving in the Belarusian capital, carrying what appeared to be an automatic rifle, as hundreds of thousands called for his resignation.
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Vitali Shkliarov is among thousands locked up in dismal conditions while "Europe’s last dictator" scrambles to remain in power.
Twitter, local journalists, and internet freedom organizations report that there are widespread internet blocks in Belarus.
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Removing Belarus from its most basic sanction list means that Canadian exporters will be able to sell most non-military goods and services to the state, excluding weapons and munitions.
The former Soviet republic has an abysmal human rights record and an autocratic president, but that's not keeping its tech sector from booming.
The unusual behavior of longtime president Alexander Lukashenko may be an effort to show the West that sanctions against Belarus should end at the end of the month.
People in Europe's last dictatorship are sick of fixed elections and the handcuff-happy KGB.
Armed with only an aeroplane and hundreds of parachuting teddy bears.