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Does Belarus' military have the capacity to attack Ukraine?
Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine began simultaneously from four main directions, one of them involving Belarusian territory. Soon after, Belarusian troops were expected to join the war directly. However, four months into Russia’s war, Belarus' autocrat Alexander Lukashenko continues to hold out on sending his soldiers to war.
Belarus to expand use of death penalty. Democratic forces, rail guerrillas under threat
Belarus' parliament approved a bill on May 4 to amend the country’s criminal code, introducing capital punishment for acts of "attempted terrorism." Previously, the death penalty was assigned to those that committed terrorist acts that resulted in casualties. Belarus’ State Security Committee, or KGB, has a long list of
Freedom of press is crucial for strong democracy
We’ve been working hard to provide you with trusted, on-the-ground reporting about Russia’s war on Ukraine. This World Press Freedom Day support independent journalism in Ukraine and help us uphold this pillar to a strong democracy.