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#Alexander Lukashenko

# alexander-lukashenko - Monday 12 October, 2015

Europe's 'last dictator' re-elected after saying his main rival shouldn't win because she's a woman

Western sanctions in the country, imposed over rights abuse allegations, might soon be lifted.

# alexander-lukashenko - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Belarus generals fired after teddy bear invasion Teddy Trouble This post contains videos

Belarus generals fired after teddy bear invasion

The firings come after a Swedish advertising firm entered the countries airspace and dropped pro-democracy teddy bears from a plane.

# alexander-lukashenko - Sunday 18 March, 2012

Belarus executes men convicted of subway bombing

The EU’s foreign policy chief has voiced concerns over the trial of the men convicted for the April 2011 bomb which killed 15 people in Minsk.

# alexander-lukashenko - Friday 6 January, 2012

Belarus clamps down on access to ‘blacklisted’ websites

President Alexander Lukashenko formalises laws which bar the country’s businessman from using outside online resources.

# alexander-lukashenko - Wednesday 13 April, 2011

Lukashenko: Two subway bomb suspects have confessed

President Alexander Lukashenko has announced that two people have confessed to Monday’s bombing of a metro in Minsk, which killed 12 people and wounded more than 200.