Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko. Photo: EPA/Belta Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko. Photo: EPA/Belta
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko. Photo: EPA/Belta

EU clears way for Belarus election fraud sanctions but spares President Lukashenko

  • Sanctions to be imposed on 40 Belarusian officials implicated in alleged fraud in the election and in a crackdown on protesters
  • The West has refused to recognise Lukashenko’s victory, while an exiled opposition leader said she is the legitimate winner of the election

Topic |   Belarus
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko. Photo: EPA/Belta Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko. Photo: EPA/Belta
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko. Photo: EPA/Belta
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