Svetlana Tikhanovskaraya, leader of the anti-government movement in Belarus and its leader, has been awarded the highest human rights award by the European Union.
On the date of 22nd October 2020. This award is given for the courage and determination against the rule of the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko.
The European Union decided to impose restrictions on government officials and security guards who were suspected of rigging the Belarusian election. The community has also warned Lukashenko that sanctions will be imposed on him if he fails to negotiate with the opposition.
Reference: News on Air