Protests in Belarus
Ukraine lands up on Lukashenko's black list, along with Lithuania, Poland, Czechia – opposition member He says Lukashenko would like to see Ukraine's neutral position.
10:15, 22 September 2020
Belarusian police detain dozens of female protesters in Minsk – media Black uniformed riot police swiftly forced hundreds of women, who had stood with linked hands, into police vans.
22:35, 19 September 2020
Putin, Lukashenko meet in Sochi, talks last over four hours Among the issues discussed was a joint response to emerging challenges.
22:59, 14 September 2020
Rally held on Kyiv's Independence Square in support of Belarus protesters About 100 people took part in the event.
22:40, 13 September 2020
Ukraine steps up border security pending Belarus-Russia military drills (Video) The exercises are scheduled to start on Monday, September 14.
17:30, 13 September 2020
Belarusian protest leader detained by unidentified people – media Police in Minsk said they were looking into reports she had been abducted.
11:55, 07 September 2020
UN: 450 cases of torture recorded in Belarus since protests begin The experts also received reports of violence against women and children, including sexual abuse.
21:45, 01 September 2020
Belarus responds to Ukraine's statement on putting relations on pause Minsk doesn't want to suspend diplomatic dialogue with Kyiv, putting all blame for potential consequences on Ukraine.
23:45, 28 August 2020
New footage shows Belarus riot police taking aimed shot at journalist (Video) The local outlet's reporter suffered a gunshot wound in the leg.
20:50, 25 August 2020
Ukraine's MFA explains fundamental difference between Revolution of Dignity in Ukraine, protests in Belarus Outwardly, the events may seem similar, but there is one fundamental difference between them, Kuleba said.
10:40, 25 August 2020
Zelensky calls for revote in Belarus The move would "calm everyone down" and "be fair", the president notes.
14:00, 24 August 2020
Belarus' Defense Minister warns against escalation of protests into civil war or military conflict He says human life is losing its value day by day.
01:55, 21 August 2020
Belarus launches criminal probe into "seizure of power" by opposition The Coordination Council was earlier initiated by Svetlana Tikhanovskaya who had proclaimed herself leader of the united opposition.
15:40, 20 August 2020
Source in presidential office explains Ukraine's stance on Belarus protests – media Ukraine is in a much more vulnerable position than the European Union to voice too harsh a reaction, the source claims.
11:40, 20 August 2020
Lithuania to impose travel ban on Lukashenko A list of national sanctions against the Belarusian regime has been drawn up.
23:59, 19 August 2020
Coordination Council of Belarusian opposition voices requirements Its demands include the release of all political prisoners.
22:56, 19 August 2020
EU leaders agree to slap sanctions on Belarus over rigged vote results The EU has called on the Belarusian authorities to find a peaceful way out of the crisis.
18:58, 19 August 2020
Merkel: EU doesn't recognize results of presidential elections in Belarus Germany's leader points out to massive violations at polling stations.
17:59, 19 August 2020
Lukashenko warns Zelensky against "fomenting riots" in Belarus "Financing riots means fomenting riots," Lukashenko said, asking that his statement be relayed to a number of foreign leaders, including the Ukrainian president.
16:50, 19 August 2020