Let’s get on US foreign policy about this one. Europe’s last dictator has run this European country, capital Minsk, for a quarter of a century.
The people are in the streets, powerless, being beaten down , in the streets with their protests, then locked up. There was just a rigged election. It’s an essentially poor country with a sense of community, everybody’s on the short end of the stick, so no underclass of say 140 million like here. They may have universal health care, and no say about what the government does, it is a trade off.