It is sad and painful— to see how the fruit of five years’ work goes to the archive of history. But it was not wasted time
Belarusians, deprived of a strong national identity, have developed Russia-oriented self-identifications at the supranational level.
The government is increasing taxes while admitting budget deficit, protests get decentralized, the EU imposes new sanctions.
Will Belarusians’ russophilism protect them from the Kremlin’s aggression?