archive-title Daily Archives: 2020-08-17 10:49:37

Daily Archives: 2020-08-17 10:49:37

Belarus election: How a homemaker took on Europe’s longest-serving dictator –

One of Europe’s last remaining dictators held onto power after facing his greatest political challenge in decades — and rigged an election to do so. Alexander Lukashenko has served as Belarus’s president since 1994, when he won the presidency in the country’s last national democratic election since gaining independence from the Soviet Union. That’s because […]