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Belarus: Protests in regions
Belarus: Protests in regions
Moldova: Proeuropean president
Moldova: Proeuropean president
Belarus: Three months of protests
Belarus: Three months of protests
Belarus: Protests in regions

Newest articles

21 December 2020
Minsk: decentral strike
14 December 2020
Pandemic: the Belarusian Stories
Many were shocked when the Victory Day 75th anniversary parade took place as scheduled in early May, and thousands of…
13 December 2020
Telegram reality: how the messenger influenced the Belarusian protest
Minsk, August 10, evening time. Several thousand people gathered near Pushkinskaya metro station. Mobile internet has been disconnected for two…
12 December 2020
IT sector in Belarus: How was it born?
After the USSR collapsed, there was literally nothing in Belarus, but only in terms of material goods. In terms of…
10 December 2020
The Belarusian Inquisition
“I was beaten only once. Probably it was my fault – I was rude to the officer,” 20-year-old Yulia said.…
28 November 2020
The Revolution Will Be Advertised
Until a few years ago the question of whether Belarusian brands might take advantage of political events in their advertising…
21 November 2020
“I’m going out.” A courtyard where change is born
The protests, which began in Belarus immediately after the announcement of the presidential elections’ results, have not stopped for several…
16 August 2020
Flowers and firearms. Belarusians are united against police violence
What started as a post-election protest has become the popular uprising against longtime President Aleksandr Lukashenko. In the last week,…
16 August 2020
Waiting for a move
Just ten days ago, peaceful rallies of support for the opposition candidate Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya – a winner in the last…
9 August 2020
Lukashenko may be announced the winner. But his victory won’t last long
The outcome won’t be any different. But the people of Belarus have already shown they want change. In the past…
31 July 2020
Dismissed as ‘poor thing,’ she gathered the largest rally in a decade. In Belarus, Lukashenko faces a female challenge
The Viasna human rights centre said at least 63,000 supporters of Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya turned up for the rally, making it…
20 July 2020
Three women against Lukashenko. Belarusians massively gathered at first rallies of unified opposition
The Belarusian opposition’s main presidential candidate Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya held her first rally on Sunday. At least 7,500 people took to…
15 July 2020
Belarus bans two opposition candidates from running in elections. People are fighting back
More than 250 people were detained in violent clashes in Minsk and other cities across Belarus, according to the Interior…
14 July 2020
Why Belarusians do not love Lukashenko anymore
Anger has reached some of the smallest towns across Belarus. So has violence, unseen here before. As Belarusians feel they…
17 May 2020
How volunteers in Belarus use 3D printing to combat medical equipment shortage during Covid-19 pandemic
Hospitals throughout Belarus are facing a shortage of personal protective equipment during the coronavirus pandemic, but communities are trying to…
15 March 2020
People with disabilities have a hard time finding a job. In Belarus, coffee is a solution
A new profession that helps earn extra money is on the rise in Belarus. So does the important message of…

Miniseries: Donbas 2020

Awdijewka - "I brought war here..."
Awdijewka - "I brought war here..."
Serhij Żadan and Ajdar Batallion
Serhij Żadan and Ajdar Batallion
Fires in the Lugansk regions
Fires in the Lugansk regions
Awdijewka - "I brought war here..."

Miniseries: Belarusian August

Minsk: March of Heroes among many arrests
Minsk: March of Heroes among many arrests
Minsk: March of Peace and Independence
Minsk: March of Peace and Independence
Minsk: March of New Belarus
Soligorsk: What are the workers fighting for?
Soligorsk: What are the workers fighting for?
Minsk: protests keep on going
Minsk: protests keep on going
Minsk: the biggest protest in the history of Belarus
Minsk: the biggest protest in the history of Belarus
Minsk: Commemoration and spontaneous protests
Minsk: Commemoration and spontaneous protests
Minsk: protest, shields and arrest
Minsk: protest, shields and arrest
Minsk: March of Heroes among many arrests

Interactive reportages

21 December 2020
Minsk: decentral strike
21 December 2020
Communality: a response to deforestation?
18 December 2020
Inside Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict
On September 27, 2020, clashes erupted between Azerbaijan and Armenia over the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh. French photographer Antoine Agoudjian…
14 December 2020
Pandemic: the Belarusian Stories
Many were shocked when the Victory Day 75th anniversary parade took place as scheduled in early May, and thousands of…
13 December 2020
Telegram reality: how the messenger influenced the Belarusian protest
Minsk, August 10, evening time. Several thousand people gathered near Pushkinskaya metro station. Mobile internet has been disconnected for two…
12 December 2020
IT sector in Belarus: How was it born?
After the USSR collapsed, there was literally nothing in Belarus, but only in terms of material goods. In terms of…
10 December 2020
The Belarusian Inquisition
“I was beaten only once. Probably it was my fault – I was rude to the officer,” 20-year-old Yulia said.…
28 November 2020
The Revolution Will Be Advertised
Until a few years ago the question of whether Belarusian brands might take advantage of political events in their advertising…
21 November 2020
“I’m going out.” A courtyard where change is born
The protests, which began in Belarus immediately after the announcement of the presidential elections’ results, have not stopped for several…
16 November 2020
A church-led initiative shelters trans women in Buenos Aires’ slums
13 November 2020
Fleeing the Syrian war to war-torn Nagorno-Karabakh
9 November 2020
Mass testing for coronavirus in Slovakia
28 October 2020
Favela vs Covid-19
30 September 2020
Moria’s blaze chronicles and the next day for the refugees of Europe
“Tomorrow will be just a year”, said Hamid, a 14-year-old boy from Afghanistan when asked for how long he was…
30 September 2020
Catalonia on trial
14 September 2020
Rojava Diary
16 August 2020
Flowers and firearms. Belarusians are united against police violence
What started as a post-election protest has become the popular uprising against longtime President Aleksandr Lukashenko. In the last week,…
16 August 2020
Waiting for a move
Just ten days ago, peaceful rallies of support for the opposition candidate Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya – a winner in the last…
10 August 2020
Biopirates of the Indian Ocean
9 August 2020
Lukashenko may be announced the winner. But his victory won’t last long
The outcome won’t be any different. But the people of Belarus have already shown they want change. In the past…

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