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Tragic scenes in Minks last night as people continue to protest after Lukashenko tries to rig yet another elections.
Will Lukashenko's dictatorship finally fall down after 26 years of authoritarian rule? I hope so. This poor nation deserves freedom after suffering for so long. We are all with you today, brothers and sisters.

 

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I mean, how can one receive %80 of the votes? It is unbelievably absurd. Putin too got %74 iirc. At least try to make it seem like a democracy, it is too obvious.😂
 

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Yeah but this kind of people don’t really care if it’s obvious or not. They live in a parallel reality of their own - they’d just do anything to keep the power.
 

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Unfortunately the Western European countries don’t give a shit about Belarus - probably because it’s too far away to the east from them.
And it’s a big strategic mistake and a shortsighted approach because now there’s a chance to make it a free country as part of free Europe. And if they don’t Putin will put his dirty hands on Belarus and eventually will make it part of Russia just like he did with Crimea.
 

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A free Belarus would be a nice and much needed buffer between the Balts and Poles and Russia, very shortsighted not to take a more active role.

But yeah, here in Western Europe Belarus is seen as a province of Russia basically.
 

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Obviously not a surprise that the official numbers are BS.

This is the same guy that had one of his mistresses “elected” MP.

She was in her 20’s and was a beauty pageant participant. Haha
 

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He means the protests, proceed with his later tweets

Yes, I understood that. But instead of saying the people "chose" freedom etc., it would have been more realistic to say the people made their preference known. Unfortunately, they were not given a choice.

It is like saying "do you choose the blue one or the red one?" And then afterwards, "You got the blue one. There was no choice, LOL."
 

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Realistically speaking, Putin is not allowing a west-oriented free Belarus.
You are right, he treats Belarus as Russia’s sphere of influence. On the other hand history proves many Soviet-dominated countries and regions broke through to independence - certainly with different historic ciecumstances which are not happenning now.
 

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Stay tuned, lol.

Tonight the authorities of Poland and Lithuania will announce that the authorities of Belarus have seized Svetlana Tikhanovskaya into the building of the Central Election Commission of Belarus and, under torture, forced her to record a video message to her supporters with an appeal not to go out into the streets with protests. It will be announced that she was threatened with the murder of her children and her husband, and was shown a video of her husband being tortured. After the video was recorded, she was allowed to leave to Lithuania.
After this announcement, according to the plan of the organizers of the Belarusian protest, there should be a sharp activation of protests and paralysis of the will of the security forces to disperse the protests. Negotiations are underway between Lukashenko and Warsaw and Vilnius. Poland and Lithuania demand concessions from Lukashenko and threaten to declare him a criminal otherwise. Due to negotiations, the announcement of Tikhanovskaya's torture was postponed.
At the same time, the US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo is expected to travel to Warsaw and announce and recognize her as the elected President of Belarus, like Guaido in Venezuela.
 

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Stay tuned, lol.

Tonight the authorities of Poland and Lithuania will announce that the authorities of Belarus have seized Svetlana Tikhanovskaya into the building of the Central Election Commission of Belarus and, under torture, forced her to record a video message to her supporters with an appeal not to go out into the streets with protests. It will be announced that she was threatened with the murder of her children and her husband, and was shown a video of her husband being tortured. After the video was recorded, she was allowed to leave to Lithuania.
After this announcement, according to the plan of the organizers of the Belarusian protest, there should be a sharp activation of protests and paralysis of the will of the security forces to disperse the protests. Negotiations are underway between Lukashenko and Warsaw and Vilnius. Poland and Lithuania demand concessions from Lukashenko and threaten to declare him a criminal otherwise. Due to negotiations, the announcement of Tikhanovskaya's torture was postponed.
At the same time, the US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo is expected to travel to Warsaw and announce and recognize her as the elected President of Belarus, like Guaido in Venezuela.
I get the idea of banter but that wasn't very funny when you realise people actually suffer from oppression in Belarus.
 
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