- On 2021-05-24
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Belarus seizes blogger after ‘hijacking’ Ryanair flight – video report
Belarus has faced international condemnation after forcing a Ryanair flight carrying an opposition activist to land in the Belarusian capital, Minsk, in order to arrest him.
Blogger Roman Protasevich was arrested in a move that some European leaders have called an ‘act of state terror and kidnapping’ after Belearus placed KGB personnel onboard the flight to force the plane’s diversion from its Athens-Vilnius route