Belarusian opposition leader flees to Lithuania after contesting Lukashenko's re-election thumbnail

Belarusian opposition leader flees to Lithuania after contesting Lukashenko’s re-election

Belarusian opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanouskaya says she fled to Lithuania for the sake of her children, after two nights of clashes following the contested re-election of President Alexander Lukashenko.Presidential candidate Svetlana Tikhanouskaya has fled Belarus after contesting President Alexander Lukashenko’s re-election results. (Sergei Gapon/AFP/Getty Images)Belarusian opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanouskaya says she fled to Lithuania for the sake…

Freeland situation to reply to Trump's realizing to slap tariffs on Canadian aluminum imports thumbnail

Freeland situation to reply to Trump’s realizing to slap tariffs on Canadian aluminum imports

The federal government will spend the next month consulting with Canadians about which U.S. metals products to target with retaliatory tariffs as a new trade dispute flares up with the Trump administration. The potential targets include numerous goods produced in key U.S. election states.Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland says Canada will impose dollar-for-dollar tariffs on…

Disgraced Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi to speed again in November election thumbnail

Disgraced Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi to speed again in November election

Myanmar’s fallen human rights icon Aung San Suu Kyi and President Win Myint will run for election again in November.Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi leaves the central executive committee meeting at her National League for Democracy (NLD) party headquarters in Naypyitaw, Myanmar on Tuesday. (Aung Shine/The Associated Press)Myanmar’s leader, and fallen human rights icon,…