Belarus crackdownโ€™s next victim: Its booming IT sector

โ€˜We cannot invest in a country where people live in fear.โ€™

politico.eu/article/belarus-cr

'Lies, lies, lies': Belarusian journalists on working for state media

Belarusian journalists are quitting their jobs at state-run media companies. They told Euronews why.

euronews.com/2020/08/23/it-was

[Thread] This is the message I have received from a very scared member of the campaign team of Svetlana . Most of her regional campaign team have been arrested, she is trying to locate them in detention centres. She received threatening calls from authorities...

In Turmoil Amid Reported Death During Protests Over 'Rigged' Election

A human rights group says at least one person was killed in a brutal police crackdown as protests swept Belarus after the presidential election. The authorit...

youtube.com/watch?v=iTbUUxxljd

Violent protests in as President claims โ€œlandslideโ€ election victory - BBC News

There have been clashes between protesters and riot police in Belarus following claims by the countryโ€™s president Alexander Lukashenko that he has won a land...

youtu.be/0VQy89lPLbk

Passersby in cars beep in support of the opposition campaign and to show solidarity with people being grabbed and detained off the street

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[Thread] 's masked and plain clothes police grabbing and detaining people off the streets. Crackdown ahead presidential elections between incumbent and opposition candidate Svetlana

Why is building renovation 'Cinderella' of EU Green Deal? [Opinion]

The renovation of old buildings will be crucial to the success of the European Green Deal and a clean, robust economic recovery. Unless there is serious commitment from policymakers, we risk the Green Deal turning into a pumpkin.


euobserver.com/opinion/149065

'Tired Of Being Afraid': Tens Of Thousands Rally For Opposition In Belarus

Some 60,000 people joined an opposition rally in Belarus, where presidential candidate Svyatlana Tsikhanouskaya said she was "tired of being afraid" and want...

youtube.com/watch?v=ab7POnznOD



Supreme Court ruling against the National Mitigation Plan:

Here is the Supreme Courtโ€™s judgment: beta.courts.ie/acc/alfresco/bb

โ€œ[the National Mitigation Plan] falls well short of the level of specificity required...to comply with the provisions of the 2015 [Climate] Act. On that basis, I propose that the Plan be quashedโ€

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