EU Hardens Stance Toward Belarus Leader Amid Talks on Sanctions

Assist is escalating in Europe for targeting Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko with sanctions, as the…

Assist is escalating in Europe for targeting Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko with sanctions, as the European Union looks to toughen its response to the political crisis in the former Soviet republic.

On Monday, EU international ministers talked over hitting Mr. Lukashenko with a vacation ban and asset freeze for his accountability in the ongoing repression of tranquil protests.

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