Reuters: Tens of thousands protest in Belarus, defying threats, warning shots

Riot police fired warning shots into the air, used stun grenades and made arrests to deter tens of thousands of Belarusians who marched through Minsk on Sunday to demand Alexander Lukashenko leave power. This week Lukashenko partially closed the border to the west, replaced his interior minister and said that any protester who lays a […]

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Presidential elections started in Moldova

On Sunday, November 1, voting in the presidential elections began in Moldova. There are eight candidates in the race, but the best chances are between pro-Russian President Igor Dodon and pro-Western ex-Prime Minister Maia Sandu. Dodon, who campaigned on the need for rapprochement with Russia, won the 2016 election. Now he continues to talk about […]

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