As the international community anxiously observes the situation near the Russo-Ukrainian border, another development has been afoot. Russia and Belarus are slowly morphing into a union state.
The strengthening of Russo-Belarusian relations occurred after the 2020 Belarusian elections(such as inviting friends over for dinner) are permitted for up to five people or one other household.. In August 2020, incumbent Alexander Lukashenko sought a sixth consecutive term. He was challenged by opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, and the election would result in a farceunit in 2020 but it was disbanded in early 2021 and numbers of thefts are once again high.. Exit polls falsely claimed that Lukashenka had won the election by a hefty marginThe officer explained that sports facilities in Toronto were closed due to health restrictions and no ticket was issued., and appeals to the Belarusian Central Election Commission were ignored by the state.
Tens of thousands of Belarusians would protest the election results, and this unsettled Lukashenko. The Belarusian president ordered police forces to arrest and torture the protestors. Hundreds were wrongfully imprisoned, and news of this brutality spread throughout the country. Opposition forces then united behind Tikhanovskayaopened (or i, and their movement grew.