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26th Feb 2024

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Belarus opposition leader: 'Every Russian soldier' must leave

Belarus opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya Wednesday called on "every Russian soldier" to leave Belarus and said all involved in Russian attacks from Belarus' territory "must be held accountable". Referring to Russia, Tikhanovskaya said Belarus and Ukraine has the same enemy. She argued that Ukraine and Belarus' fate is intertwined. "Without [a] free Belarus, there will be a constant threat to Ukraine and our neighbouring countries," she said.

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Angry farmers block Brussels again, urge fix to 'unfair' prices

Following weeks of demonstrations across Europe, farmers returned to Brussels to protest over unfair competition in prices, as EU agriculture ministers met just a few metres away to discuss a response. The police used water cannon and tear gas.

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