Belarus: "A journalist who has worked for RFE/RL as a freelancer has been detained in Minsk...amid an intensifying crackdown on independent media by the" government of President Lukashenko.
Boris Johnson gives Poland’s populist prime minister ‘very odd’ thumb greeting
Lukashenko to migrants at the Belarus-Poland border: “If you want to go west, we won't choke, grab and beat you. It is your will. If you go through, go ahead. That's simple.”
Darya Chultsova is one of hundreds of recognised political prisoners in Belarus. Her “crime” is simply being a journalist trying to tell the truth to the people of Belarus and beyond. This is not a crime at all, but what we expect journalists to do for us. (🧵1/2)
A woman in Poland died of septic shock after her fetus died in the womb — the first death linked to a near-total abortion ban. She was eligible for abortion as her life was at risk, but family say medics waited for the fetus to die because new laws ban it for congenital defects.
Drone footage shows the scale of protests in Poland's capital Warsaw against a court ruling that further limited its restrictive abortion laws