Belarusian Opposition Leader Rejects Western Help

September 01, 2020 01:23 PM
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The Belarusian opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya has told VOA the country’s political crisis is an “internal affair,” appearing to reject any Western help. In an interview in Vilnius, Lithuania – where she fled after Belarus’ August 9th disputed election – Tsikhanouskaya said she feared for the fate of the protestors on the streets of Belarus. Henry Ridgwell reports.
VIDEOGRAPHER: Vlad Andreevs, Henry Ridgwell   
PRODUCER:  Marcus Harton