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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.
He knew he would be arrested on arrival in Russia, but it is unclear what the dissident politician’s next move will be.
Scholars of race, foreign policy and the Supreme Courts give their informed predictions of what to expect under a Biden administration.
Belarus’s economy is closely linked to Russia. Could Putin’s support for Lukashenko during ongoing protests be in turn for more integration?