Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, Veronika Zepkalo and Maria Kolesnikova received the 2022 Charlemagne Prize. German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock said the Belarusian activists were the "bravest women in Europe."
12 Oct 2020
Belarusian opposition leaders say the strongman's visit to a Minsk jail to meet his foes is a sign of weakness. After weeks of protests over his disputed election win, Lukashenko is now hinting at reforms.