Tag: Political Prisoners

US Charges 4 Belarus Officials With Piracy in Forced Landing of Ryanair Jet

United States prosecutors in Manhattan have charged four officials of the government of Belarus with conspiracy to commit aircraft piracy in the 2021 forced landing of a European airliner in Minsk, where a prominent opposition journalist aboard the plane was seized. The charge was contained in an indictment filed on Thursday in Federal District Court. […]

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