Day: January 17, 2023

US blocks visas for Belarus officials over ‘continued repression’

The United States has imposed a raft of visa restrictions on Belarusian officials over the government’s “continued repression” of opposition figures, including democracy icon Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya and Nobel Peace Prize winner Ales Bialiatski. The restrictions announced on Tuesday target 25 individuals, bringing the total number […]