Katsiaryna Shmatsina on US State Department country report on Belarus

After the series of visits from the US government, Mike Pompeo has once more anchored the United States’ positions on human rights in Belarus. Despite open criticism towards the Belarusian government for violating human rights, the document will unlikely have any negative effect on bilateral relations, stresses Katsyaryna Shmatsina, a political analyst at the Belarusian Institute for Strategic Studies. Read the full article