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Belarus election – Riots erupt as coronavirus-denying hardman Alexander Lukashenko wins landslide in ‘rigged’ vote (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 10/08/2020 10:07:34

AT least one person is dead after protesters clashed with riot police in Belarus after an exit poll showed leader Alexander Lukashenko had been re-elected. Lukashenko, who has ruled the country for 26...

Is this the beginning of the end for ‘Europe’s last dictator’? (source — www.theguardian.com) 02/08/2020 08:46:03

Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus faces threats from all sides as the country decides whether to give him a fifth term as presidentAlexander Lukashenko is under pressure like never before. The past week...

This president said Covid-19 was 'psychosis.' Now he's had it (source — rss.cnn.com) 28/07/2020 23:38:02

The President of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, has said he contracted coronavirus but recovered without suffering any symptoms, state-run news agency Belta reported Tuesday.

Belarus President dismissed Covid-19 as 'psychosis.' Now he says he caught it (source — rss.cnn.com) 28/07/2020 23:22:26

The President of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, has said he contracted coronavirus but recovered without suffering any symptoms, state-run news agency Belta reported Tuesday.

This president dismissed Covid-19 as 'psychosis.' Now he says he caught it (source — www.cnn.com) 28/07/2020 23:22:26

The President of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, has said he contracted coronavirus but recovered without suffering any symptoms, state-run news agency Belta reported Tuesday.

Belarus president has coronavirus despite 'vodka remedy' (source — ) 28/07/2020 22:50:49

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has revealed he has tested positive for Covid-19, after previously saying fears over the pandemic were a 'psychosis'.

Belarus president who said vodka was a Covid-19 remedy tests positive for coronavirus (source — ) 28/07/2020 21:38:01

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has revealed he has tested positive for Covid-19, after previously saying fears over the pandemic were a 'psychosis'.

Belarus president tests positive for Covid-19 after previously dismissing virus (source — www.standard.co.uk) 28/07/2020 20:48:49

The president of Belarus, who has previously dismissed concerns about coronavirus, says he has tested positive for Covid-19 and is asymptomatic.

Belarusian champions confirm several players in quarantine after positive Covid-19 tests (source — www.independent.ie) 06/07/2020 23:58:15

Belarusian champions Dynamo Brest confirmed on Monday that several players are under quarantine after testing positive for the novel coronavirus but urged local media not to mislead the public about t...

Russia Holds Delayed Victory Day Parade as Coronavirus Cases Top 600K (source — www.dailytelegraph.com.au) 24/06/2020 22:15:07

Thousands gathered near the Kremlin on Wednesday, June 24, as Russia’s annual Victory Day military parade took place against a backdrop of a national coronavirus outbreak. This year, the event marked ...

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