Belarus Leadership

Russia, Belarus and the Empire Debate

BESA Center Perspectives Paper No. 2.085, July 1, 2021 SUMMARY: Belarus is becoming increasingly isolated and pushing itself more and more into Russia’s embrace. Moscow uses the opportunity to consolidate Belarus as a buffer state against the geopolitical influence of the West. But contrary to established analysis, unless there is …

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Congratulations on Raisi’s victory

TEHERAN – A number of other foreign leaders and political figures have sent messages congratulating Iranian elected President Ebrahim Raisi. Among those who recently congratulated Raisi are the Belarusian, Venezuelan, Cuban, Nicaraguan Presidents of the Palestinian Authority, the Lebanese Secretary General of Hezbollah, the former Iraqi Prime Minister and the …

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