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Biden Administration Weighs New Sanctions Against Belarus

June 09, 2021 09:15 PM
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The top U.S. envoy to Belarus told U.S. lawmakers Wednesday that the country’s dependence on Russia had significantly increased. The warning came as a U.S. Senate panel considered policy options in response to Belarus’ detention last month of opposition blogger Raman Pratasevich. VOA’s Congressional Correspondent Katherine Gypson has more from Capitol Hill.

Producer: Katherine Gypson. Camera: Alexei Gorbachev.