In Belarus, Russia Bides Its Time
Any move by the West will likely tip the scales in Moscow’s favor.
Let’s take stock of the situation in Belarus. Two weeks ago, Alexander Lukashenko was reelected president in what is widely considered a sham election. Violent protests began immediately thereafter, with laborers later striking and joining the fray, demanding Lukashenko’s resignation. Opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya left Belarus for Lithuania as soon as the results were in […]