Tens of thousands protest as Belarus leader gets birthday call from Russia’s Putin – National | Globalnews.ca

Lukashenko, who turned 66 on Sunday, is struggling to contain weeks of protests and strikes since winning an Aug. 9 election his opponents say was rigged. He denies electoral fraud and has said the protests are backed from abroad.

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