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For more than two decades, with the sustained if sometimes lukewarm backing of neighbouring Russia, Alexander Lukashenko has governed the Republic of Belarus with an iron fist - in the process earning himself the unfortunate sobriquet of "Europe's last dictator" because of his habit of ruthlessly squashing all dissent. But earlier this year opposition voices finally managed to make themselves heard. Over just a few weeks, protests against a new tax to be levied on the unemployed quickly degenerated into more general anti-government affairs led by a charismatic opposition figure. These soon spread from Minsk, the capital, to other towns and cities across Belarus. So would these demonstrations strengthen or weaken the regime's hold on power? We sent filmmakers Glenn Ellis and Katerina Ba...
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Considered the last dictatorship in Europe, under the ferm rule of president Alexander Lukashenko, who has been in power since 1994, Belarus is one of the least know European countries, considered by most as a puppet state of Russia. But nations are about people and belarusians are worth discovering. Learn, Share, Subscribe ------------------------------------------------ Watch the entire series here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbZJ71IJGFRTa_XMM9a4hDh2Yo9CsZzOR Follow: https://plus.google.com/+blinder00 https://twitter.com/Sebastian2Go https://www.facebook.com/official7facts ------------------------------------------------ In this brief video you can find seven little known facts about Belarus, a former member of the USSR. Today it remains a country with a heavy soviet atmosp...
Blizzards and high winds caused power cuts and traffic jams in Belarus, with the heaviest snowfall reported in the capital, Minsk. (RFE/RL's Belarus Service) Originally published at - http://www.rferl.org/media/video/belarus-minsk-snow/27483779.html
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Belarus. Beauty and power. The centre of Europe and its mistery. Let's start from the very beginning. A seed is a receptacle. It is the beginning. A seed is one word and a million pictures. None of them is alike. A seed means evolution, a mistery, and the miracle of creation. Belarus is a land, a thought and living water. It is what brings us back to life after any loss. It is an invincible genetic code. It is the DNA of the Belarusians that embraces everybody's strength, intellect and talents in order to upload the best achievements. Belarus has a European business culture. We have profound educational traditions in science and technology. This has laid the foundations for an ITboom in Belarus. The employment rate of specialists in knowledge-intensive industries brings Belarus to th...