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The pandemic is not over yet, but these world leaders have already cemented their place in history for failing to effectively combat the deadly coronavirus. Some of them didn’t even really try.
The Belarus regime’s insistence on stamping out every manifestation of dissent, no matter how minor, is only matched by the determination and resilience of ordinary people who continue to mock and defy it.
Low levels of immunity and high levels of mixing are a perfect setting for the next big outbreak.
Under cover of the coronavirus many countries are passing more draconian media laws.
Opposition protests continue and there are signs they are beginning to have an effect both inside and outside Belarus.
Donald Trump takes leaf out of autocrat playbook by falsely declaring victory before all votes be counted.4 min read
By falsely declaring victory in the US Election before all votes be counted, Donald Trump takes leaf out of autocrat playbook. Dr Natasha Lindstaedt explains that, indeed, prematurely declaring election victory is a hallmark of non-democratic regimes.
Belarus’s economy is closely linked to Russia. Could Putin’s support for Lukashenko during ongoing protests be in turn for more integration?