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Opposition protests continue and there are signs they are beginning to have an effect both inside and outside Belarus.
The UN human rights office (OHCHR) has expressed dismay over the sentencing of Russian opposition politician and activist Aleksei Navalny, and urged the Russian authorities to release scores of his supporters arrested during rallies protesting his detention.
Think the Muslim world is united in opposing Islamophobia? Think twice.
He knew he would be arrested on arrival in Russia, but it is unclear what the dissident politician’s next move will be.
An interesting thread by Charles Grant, the director of the Centre for European Reform, who explains the impact of Donald Trump’s four years, Joe Biden’s election, and the coronavirus pandemic on global politics over the next decade.
This brief analyses US President Donald J. Trump’s foreign policy in 2020, to examine the extent to which he succeeded in re-imagining America’s role in the world.
The Arctic hasn’t been this warm for 3 million years – and that foreshadows big changes for the rest of the planet.6 min read
Extreme shrinkage of summer sea ice is just the latest evidence of rapid Arctic warming – and what happens in the Arctic doesn’t stay there.