Meet the 73-year-old granny who became an icon of the protests against Lukashenka

Edited by: David Kirichenko Nina Baginskaya, a 73-year-old Belarusian pensioner and civil activist, has taken part in protests since 1988 – first against Communism, then against dictator Alyaksandr Lukashenka. She became widely known in 2006 after the publication of a photo where she stands in front of the police with a large white-red-white flag on … Continue reading Meet the 73-year-old granny who became an icon of the protests against Lukashenka