Putin named the conditions for intervention in the crisis in Belarus. What is important to know :: Politics :: RBC

If the protests in Belarus escalate into the seizure of buildings by extremists, Russia will use the reserve of law enforcement officers created at the request of Lukashenka. What are the grounds for its creation and how was it reacted in Minsk, RBC understood Photo: Miša Fridman / Getty Images What Putin said about the … Read more

Participants of the action in support of Belarusians detained in Moscow :: Society :: RBC

Klimov, in a conversation with RBC, confirmed that he was in the Tverskoy OVD. According to him, the detainees “are simply issued fines.” “The bottom line is that the people who are with me – they write that they drank, smoked in the playground, that is, administrative fines of 500 rubles. There are no things … Read more

Tikhanovskaya asked the EU authorities not to recognize the results of the elections in Belarus :: Politics :: RBC

Photo: Miša Fridman / Getty Images Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, the single opposition candidate in the presidential elections in Belarus, recorded another video message, in which she called on the authorities of the European Union not to recognize the elections held in the republic. “Honorable Leaders of Europe. For the second week in a row, my people … Read more

Konstantin Raikin supported the theater director dismissed in Belarus :: Society :: RBC

According to Konstantin Raikin, the main drama is now unfolding on the streets and squares of Belarusian cities, and it is important to play the role of decent and courageous people in this sharpest performance of life. Konstantin Raikin (Photo: Mikhail Metzel / TASS) The main “drama” is now unfolding on the streets and squares … Read more

Protests after the presidential elections in Belarus. Main :: Politics :: RBC

Protests continue in Belarus. On August 15, peaceful rallies were held at the site of the death of one of the protesters on August 10 and at the TV center in Minsk Photo: Vasily Fedosenko / Reuters The main thing by 13:00 on August 16 The CEC announced the final results of the elections, declaring … Read more

Pro-government rally on Sunday in Belarus

In Belarus, the organization “Belaya Rus”, which is financed from the state budget. “Has published an appeal to citizens to come to the Government House on Sunday at 12:00 in Minsk for a meeting of solidarity with the state course. “Stop being silent! The rally will bring together all those to whom the Motherland is … Read more

Minsk metro employees joined the protests :: Society :: RBC

Metro employees took part in a peaceful action with the slogan “The next station is“ New President ”. They demanded fair elections and an end to the violence against protesters. Metro train traffic was not interrupted Employees of the Minsk Metro at a protest (Photo: Maya Kohno / TUT.BY) Employees of the Minsk Metro joined … Read more

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz condemned the violence in Belarus :: Politics :: RBK

On the eve of the rating agency S&P Global Ratings reportedthat the likelihood of introducing international sanctions against Minsk is increasing due to the harsh reaction of the Belarusian authorities to the protests. Also High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell statedthat EU countries can take action against … Read more

Protests after the presidential elections in Belarus. Main :: Politics :: RBC

Protests have been going on in Belarus for three days already. Security officials continued detentions, workers went on strike at several enterprises Photo: Vasily Fedosenko / Reuters The main thing by 13:00 on August 12 The single opposition candidate Svetlana Tikhanovskaya left the country and arrived in Lithuania. Three days of protests were detained more … Read more

Protests after the presidential elections in Belarus. Main :: Politics :: RBC

For the second day now, protests have been going on in Belarus; this night the intensity of the clashes intensified. Security officials use flash-bang grenades, tear gas and rubber bullets, the opposition throws them “Molotov cocktails” and builds barricades Photo: Vasily Fedosenko / Reuters The main thing by 14:00 on August 11 The single opposition … Read more