BELARUS

Parents of kidnapped Belarus student, 23, beg Putin to secure her release as flight data shows airspace over the ‘rogue state’ is virtually empty  Sapega, 23, is the partner of dissident...

President Putin and Belarus leader Lukashenko ‘agree loan deal’ during a yacht tour in Sochi amid international uproar over the hijacking of Ryanair flight to detain dissident journalist Vladimir...

WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) – The Biden administration announced it would re-impose sanctions against nine Belarusian state-owned enterprises and is developing additional penalties to target officials...

BELA-BAN: Flights from the UK to Belarus were banned today after the "state-sponsored" arrest of an anti-regime blogger in Minsk last night. Foreign Sec Dominic Raab slammed the "shocking...

BELARUS have been accused of executing a "warlike act" after allegedly hijacking a Ryanair flight with a fake bomb alert to arrest an exiled political editor. Western officials have condemned...

“I think this story should be told all the time, especially now,” director Vadim Perelman says of his historical drama Persian Lessons. The film, set during the Holocaust, chronicles how a...

UK kicks out two Belarus officials in tit-for-tat move after British diplomats are expelled for ‘legitimate observation’ of pro-democracy protests The UK today kicked out two Belarus diplomats...

UK kicks out two Belarus officials in tit-for-tat move after British diplomats are expelled for ‘legitimate observation’ of pro-democracy protests The UK today kicked out two Belarus diplomats...

Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios Russia’s sphere of influence appears to be spinning out of control, with war in the Caucasus, revolution in Kyrgyzstan and an uprising in Belarus. The big picture: The...

Hundreds of women calling for the authoritarian president to step down protested in Belarus‘ capital on Saturday, continuing the large demonstrations that have rocked the country since early August. Police...

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Over 360 more people have been detained in Belarus during protests against the country’s authoritarian president, who was unexpectedly sworn in to his sixth term in office...

Minsk: Belarusian security forces detained protesters and fired water cannon to disperse crowds as thousands took to the streets of Minsk against the abrupt inauguration of veteran President Alexander...

KYIV, Ukraine — President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus was sworn in Wednesday to his sixth term in office at an inaugural ceremony that was not announced in advance amid weeks of huge protests of...

Belarus‘ authoritarian president visited Russia Monday in a bid to secure more loans and political support, as demonstrations against the extension of his 26-year rule entered their sixth week. Alexander...

Belarus opposition leader ‘is being questioned by police and has been threatened with violence after being snatched off the streets of Minsk’ Maria Kolesnikova was snatched on Monday and bundled...

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Belarus opposition politican Maria Kolesnikova said security officers put a bag over her head and threatened to kill her when they tried to forcibly deport her to Ukraine earlier...