Последнее тоталитарное государство в Европе

Этой страной, в которой проживает десять миллионов человек, более 11 лет управляет Александр Лукашенко, для которого управление страной означает нарушение на ежедневной основе основных прав человека и гражданских прав, устранение и заключение в тюрьму своих оппонентов и журналистов, и обман своего народа посредством контролируемых им средств массовой информации  

Осенью прошлого года путем фиктивного референдума Лукашенко снял ограничение в виде двух последовательных сроков пребывания в должности президента, сделав, таким образом, первый шаг к продлению своего правления после 2006 года, когда заканчивается его нынешний президентский срок.

С тех пор на протяжении нескольких месяцев систематически ликвидируются, в основном не привлекая внимания большинства средств массовой информации и политиков демократического мира, последние остатки неправительственных организаций, независимой прессы и политических партий, которые могли бы расстроить планы белорусского автократа по продлению своего правления на неопределенный срок. Растет информационная блокада страны, ограничиваются возможности обучения за границей для молодых людей, и последняя независимая ежедневная газета «Народная Воля» находится на грани закрытия. Александру Лукашенко все это может сойти с рук не только благодаря отвратительному наследию разрушенных постсоветских социальных структур, но и благодаря отсутствию интереса к судьбе Беларуси со стороны демократических стран

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