Author: Hanna Liubakova

2019 WPI Fellow

Freelance journalist,
Minsk, Belarus
Bio: Hanna is an investigative journalist and researcher from Belarus. For the past six years she has written for various Belarusian and international media outlets. Her prior experience includes radio, digital and television production, including work for Radio Free Europe as a recipient of Vaclav Havel Fellowship. She also worked as a Belsat TV presenter and correspondent from Prague, London, Warsaw and Brussels, among others.

Twitter: @HannaLiubakova

#Belarus People’s inauguration of #Tsikhanouskaya took place not only in #Minsk,but also in Hrodna,Baranavichy, Brest,Homiel,Zhodzina,Viciebsk,Navahradak,Lida,Mahiliou and other cities all across the country. #Lukashenko's ceremony was attended by 700 members of his nomenklatura


Everyone who believes in democracy has to be inspired by #Belarus. MLK once said, “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. The opposite must also be true: A step towards freedom anywhere is a step toward freedom everywhere.

#Belarus Happening right now in #Minsk. Security forces are literally detaining people in a pizzeria - not quite fans of Italian cuisine. Kids and customers are inside watching. They began doing it immediately after people left the rally

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