In many ways, Belarus is stuck in the USSR.
And is their luck running out?
So far, they don't seem to have actually closed the borders. But his threat probably has a different aim.
Cops demonstrated their commitment to free and fair elections by firing rubber bullets and water cannons at protesters.
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Spent five days in jail