Amanpour and Company

Belarus' "Hijacking" Actions Explained

Clip: 05/24/2021 | 2m 33s | Video has closed captioning.

To discuss why Belarus has taken such an extraordinary step, the work that Pratasevich was doing, and what all this augurs for relations between the west and Russia and Belarus, Bianna speaks with Franak Viačorka, a friend of Pratasevich and adviser to the exiled Belarusian opposition leader, and historian Anne Applebaum.

Aired: 05/24/21

Rating: NR

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