Category Archives: Belorussia

Shunning virus lockdown, defiant Belarus stages Victory Day parade

Belorussian V-Day Parade

Belarusian members of the military take part in the Victory Day parade, which marks the anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany in World War Two, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Minsk, Belarus May 9, 2020. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Belarusians flock to churches for Easter, defy stay home calls


Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko and his son Nikolai light candles during the Orthodox Easter service at a cathedral in the village of Malye Lyady near Minsk, Belarus April 19, 2020. BelTA/Handout via REUTERS April 19, 2020 MINSK (Reuters) – Thousands


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