Belarusian opposition leader Tikhanovskaya ‘safe’ in Lithuania, says Baltic country’s FM

Belarusian opposition leader Tikhanovskaya ‘safe’ in Lithuania, says Baltic country’s FM

The main opposition candidate who ran against Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko in a contentious election is currently in Lithuania, the country’s foreign minister has announced. “Svetlana Tikhanovskaya is safe. She is in Lithuania,” Li... Read more

Lukashenko Leads With 81.35% of Votes, Electoral Body Says

Lukashenko Leads With 81.35% of Votes, Electoral Body Says

Belarus incumbent president Alexander Lukashenko has received 81.35 percent of votes, while his opposition challenger Svetlana Tikhanovskaya has received 8 percent of votes, Lidia Ermoshina, the chairwoman of the Belarusian Central Election Commission, said on Sunday after... Read more

Sounds of Powerful Blasts Heard in Protest-Hit Minsk, Cloud of Smoke Is Seen

Sounds of Powerful Blasts Heard in Protest-Hit Minsk, Cloud of Smoke Is Seen

Protests erupted in Belarus' capital following the release of exit poll data showing the country's incumbent leader Lukashenko winning the presidential election on Sunday. Heavy blasts have been heard in central Minsk, a Sputnik correspondent said on la... Read more

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