Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya

The European Union has awarded its top human rights prize to the Belarus opposition movement and its leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya (Sergei Grits/AP)
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Belarus opposition awarded EU human rights prize

22/10/2020

The European Union has awarded its top human rights prize to the Belarus opposition movement and its leader, Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, for their challenge to President Alexander Lukashenko’s long, hard-line reign.