September 25, 2012
Good News for Europe's Last Dictator
Benjamin Bidder, Der Spiegel
Before the ballots had even been counted, Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko presented himself as the winner of Sunday's parliamentary election. The man dubbed "Europe's last dictator" is benefiting from the deep divisions among his opponents, and has even enjoyed increasing public support.
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