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Election Monitoring Tweets

Nov 4th, 2012 | By

I will be positing information about the Ukrainian 2012 parliamentary elections and election fraud issues all day today!


Andrei Liakhovich. Development of the Situation in Belarus in the First Half of May 2012: Main Events and Comments

May 25th, 2012 | By

Lukashenka’s regime is trying to capitalize on worsening of relations between Russia and the United States caused by the issue of the anti-missile defense. It is unlikely that the government is able to get the maximum, i.e. expansion of Russia’s economic support. However, the authorities receive additional guarantees of maintaining the economic support at the…


Andrei Liakhovich. Development of the Situation in Belarus in the Second Half of February 2012: Main Events and Comments

Mar 13th, 2012 | By

Foreign policy of Lukashenka’s regime is quite rational even after the events of December 19 and based on the assessment of the West’s capacity to exert pressure. The authorities regard the EU as a weak partner. In the authorities’ opinion, the extension of the travel ban is the maximum that the West can do, first…