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Tikhanovskaya in Lithuania: ‘I made a very tough decision’

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, the opposition candidate in Belarus’ presidential election, is in Lithuania, Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius said on Tuesday morning. “She arrived in Lithuania and is safe now,” he told BNS. Linkevičius later told LRT TV that Tikhanovskaya arrived in Lithuania on Tuesday night. “The night was tense, she was detained for a very long time, some seven hours. We didn’t know the circumstances of her detention nor her whereabouts,”…