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Lithuania's Foreign Minister Discusses Chaos in Belarus

Clip: 08/11/2020 | 2m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

Upon filing a complaint about vote rigging on Sunday, Belarusian presidential candidate Svetlana Tikhanovskaya was arrested and held for seven hours by authorities. She then fled to neighboring Lithuania, citing concern for the safety of her children. Lithuania’s Foreign Minister played a role in ensuring safe haven for Tikhanovskaya. He joins the program to assess these alarming developments.

Aired: 08/11/20

Rating: NR

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