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Jeans revolution pops up in the UK

A troupe of exiled Belarus dissidents are bringing their brand of underground theatre to London.

Teddy Bear stunt inciting a diplomatic row

Three Swedes behind the so-called "teddy bear" stunt in Belarus have been called to appear before the Belarus KGB.

Belarus requests IMF bailout

Belarus has asked the International Monetary Fund to bail it out of a growing economic crisis that has seen a currency devaluation and consumer panic.

Dirk Prinsloo sentenced to 13 years in Belarus jail

Dirk Prinsloo was sentenced to 13 years in prison in the Belarus on charges of theft, assault and attempted bank robbery, a report said on Tuesday.

Belarus leader clinches new term, opposition cries foul

Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko clinched a third term in office on Monday but opponents blasted the vote as an "unconstitutional seizure of power" and the European Union said stronger sanctions against the Belarussian leadership were likely.

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