Belarusian President Lukashenko has faced six weeks of mass demonstrations calling for him to resign.
Great-grandmother Nina Baginskaya has become a key figure within the movement for taking on riot police and removing their balaclavas.
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Vitali Shkliarov "has been subjected to extreme psychological pressure and deprived of basic physical liberties" to force a confession, his wife Heather said.
On Sunday, 100,000 people marched on the president's residence.
Maria Kolesnikova is a key figure behind the protests that followed Belarus' disputed election in early August.
The main photo for Belarus on Google Maps, submitted by a suspiciously active account, is actually of a very pretty ocean cliffside in Cornwall, England.
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.
Experts believe it now falls on young people to end Lukashenko's 26-year reign.
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Vitali Shkliarov is among thousands locked up in dismal conditions while "Europe’s last dictator" scrambles to remain in power.
Alexander Lukashenko thought he was giving a speech to loyal truck factory workers. He was wrong.
Police officers are accused of threatening women with rape and indiscriminately beating prisoners.
"God forbid any of you are forced with the choice that I was,” a tearful Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya said in a video posted on Tuesday morning.