Kidnapped Belarus opposition leader tore up passport to resist deportation to Ukraine

Maria Kalesnikava, the Belarusian opposition leader who had been kidnapped in broad daylight in Minsk yesterday, had reportedly evaded being forcefully deported to Ukraine by tearing up her passport. The Coordination Council, an organ called to facilitate a peaceful transfer of power after rigged elections, reported yesterday that Kalesnikava, who is a member of its … Continue reading Kidnapped Belarus opposition leader tore up passport to resist deportation to Ukraine