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Why Mass Protests in Belarus Are Different From the 2014 Ukrainian Revolution

Not a single European Union flag has appeared at the Minsk rallies, and the protesters aren’t pursuing NATO membership at the Kremlin’s expense

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People argue with police during a rally after the Belarusian presidential election in Minsk, Belarus, August 9, 2020.
People argue with police during a rally after the Belarusian presidential election in Minsk, Belarus, August 9, 2020.Credit: AP Photo