Belarusian opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya has pledged to defend Belarus' independence and announced the creation of a transitional cabinet for that purpose.
Today, Ukraine was attacked by Russian troops across multiple borders, including Belarus, Russia, and the occupied Crimea.
Contrary to previous statements, Russian troops sent to Belarus for large-scale military exercises will remain in the country until further notice.
Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya held a number of working meetings with politicians, diplomats, and businessmen at the Munich Security Conference.
After behind-the-scenes diplomatic negotiations, Natallia Hersche, a political prisoner with Swiss-Belarusian citizenship, was released from prison.
Political prisoner Uladzimir Matskevich stopped his hunger strike after 14 days and hopes that he will not have to repeat it.
The Baltic States demanded from Belarus information about joint military exercises with Russia within the framework of the OSCE Vienna Document.
Twelve political prisoners convicted in the "student case" are blocked from receiving any correspondence apart from that sent by close relatives.