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The messaging app Telegram has helped fuel democracy movements in Iran and Belarus but now faces scrutiny as extremists and conspiracy theorists flock to it amid crackdowns by Facebook and Twitter on disinformation.

Two Austrian men have been arrested for allegedly helping a former Wirecard executive accused of fraud flee to Belarus. Via @Tanzeel_Akhtar 

A former senior executive at Wirecard escaped from Austria to Belarus on a private aircraft last year with the help of a secret-service agent and a far-right politician, according to an arrest warrant seen by Bloomberg News

A former senior executive at Wirecard escaped from Austria to Belarus on a private aircraft last year with the help of a secret-service agent and a far-right politician, according to an arrest warrant seen by Bloomberg

The plot thickens: Two Austrians, one ex secret service, arrested for organising escape of Wirecard’s Jan Marsalek to ...... Belarus. The movie is going to be a humdinger via @FinancialTimes 

Wirecard executive fled by private jet to Belarus as firm collapsed

As Wirecard collapsed, key player fled by private jet to Belarus: A former senior executive at Wirecard AG escaped from Austria to Belarus on a private aircraft last year with the help of a secret-service agent… ^ @AccountingToday  #Tax  #Accounting  #CPA 

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“Nobody thought this could happen, just like in Belarus,” said @AndrKolesnikov ⁩. “A huge number of people are unhappy with the government . . . People aren’t coming out for Navalny so much as because they’re tired of corruption and bad governance.”

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What do Milosevic in Serbia (2000) Yanukovich in Ukraine (2004) Lukashenko in Belarus (2020) & Trump (2020) have in common? They're all leaders who tried to #OVERTURN  the will of the people as expressed in free & fair elections. So shameful that a U.S. president is on this list.

Protesters in Belarus told me Americans should know how hard it is to fight for democracy after it’s been taken away.

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Fundamental to democracy is the peaceful transition of power; without that, there is Belarus. Any suggestion that a president might not respect this Constitutional guarantee is both unthinkable and unacceptable.

Belarus arresting the leaders of the opposition today, one by one. This would be a propitious time for an American president to *care*, to say so, to brush back Putin, to act like there's a reason the holder of the US presidency used to get called the leader of the free world.

Lukashenko ordered all red and white (pro-democracy) Belarus flags removed from buildings. So the people are making do... ht @ValzhynaMort 

In Belarus, Lukashenko is now strutting around carrying a machine gun.

I am confident that every other president in my lifetime would be speaking forcefully in support of the pro democracy protesters in Belarus. This is a shameful abdication of American leadership.

BBC: Security forces now shooting at protesters with live rounds in Belarus

Coronavirus: Belarus president refuses to cancel anything - and says vodka and saunas will ward off coronavirus

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