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The EU last week added Lukashenko to a blacklist of Belarusian authorities implicated in ballot fraud and a subsequent crackdown on protesters.(AP photo)

EU threatens more Belarus sanctions after protester’s death

By Bloomberg | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh
PUBLISHED ON NOV 13, 2020 08:01 PM IST
The death threatens to escalate a standoff between the authorities and the protesters that has continued since President Alexander Lukashenko claimed to win by a landslide on August 9 in a vote the opposition says was rigged.
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People with old Belarusian National flag gather in a street protesting the election results in Minsk.(AP)
People with old Belarusian National flag gather in a street protesting the election results in Minsk.(AP)

Belarus says police detained about 700 protesters overnight

By Reuters | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2020 02:43 PM IST
Security forces have clashed daily with protesters since Lukashenko claimed a landslide re-election victory in a vote on Sunday that his opponents say was rigged.
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