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‘Are you looking for a bloodbath?’: Spanish MEP Manu Pineda blasts Tsikhanouskaya

By David Walsh on Wednesday, August 26, 2020

A Spanish Member of the European Parliament fiercely criticised Belarusian opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya after her appearance at Tuesday’s European Parliament committee, asking “are you looking for a bloodbath?” A former candidate in Belarus’ presidential election earlier this month, Tsikhanouskaya appeared via video link from exile in Vilnius, Lithuania to deliver a speech to the parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs on the current situation in the Eastern European state. Using…