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The US Says Alexander Lukashenko Is Not The Legitimate President Of Belarus via @BuzzFeedNews
🤔 For reasons unknown, @TwitterSupport has temporarily restricted the English-language account of @nexta_tv , whose Russian-language@telegram channel with 2 million+ followers has been a vital source of protest news and organizing tool for activists.
Amazing video. A taxi driver saves a Belarusian protester being chased by club-wielding riot police.
UPDATE: More info on the runner in the video from @tutby : He's an 18-year-old university student who was protesting with friends. Taxi driver saw him running and yelled, "Come on! " The driver didn't charge a fare or take money for light damage to the car.
Kateryna Handzyuk was a fearless activist who fought against police corruption in Ukraine. Then she was attacked with acid. For the last 3 months she fought for her life from a hospital bed. Today, she succumbed to her wounds. She was 33.
From Volker advisor & State official Chris Anderson’s opening statement: When Russia attacked Ukrainian military vessels heading to Mariupol, State quickly prepared a statement condemning Russia for its escalation but top officials in the White House blocked it from being issued.