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Belarus Dictator

Europe's Last Dictator

Reuters | Posted 01.27.2013 | World

MINSK, Nov 27 (Reuters) - He is a pariah in the West, viewed suspiciously by Russia and loathed by opponents in exile or jail, but Belarussian Presi...

Europe's Last Dictator

AP | YURAS KARMANAU | Posted 11.24.2012 | World

MINSK, Belarus — International observers on Monday condemned a weekend vote in Belarus in which not a single opposition politician won a parliam...

Belarus KBG Summons Teddy Bear Invaders

AP | LOUISE NORDSTROM | Posted 10.11.2012 | World

STOCKHOLM — Belarus' top security agency – the KGB – has summoned a Swedish advertising team for questioning after the group air-dro...

Belarus Dictator: 'Better To Be A Dictator Than Gay'

Reuters | Posted 05.04.2012 | World

BERLIN, March 4 (Reuters) - Belarussia's Alexander Lukashenko on Sunday criticised EU politicians who have threatened him with further sanctions and...

Countrywide, Free Theatre Stands up to Dictators

Lauren Gunderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Lauren Gunderson

After protesting Belarus' president, Belarus Free Theatre's members were jailed and denied the right to perform. But after smuggling themselves across the border, US theatre companies nationwide are standing up in solidarity.