Key Political Developments in Belarus
Keir Giles, Associate Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House
Andrey Kazakevich, Director, Institute of Political Studies, Palitychnaya Sfera
Dzmitry Kruk, Senior Research Fellow, BEROC
Dzianis Melyantsou, Senior Analyst, Belarusian Institute for Strategic Studies; Programme Coordinator, Minsk Dialogue Track-II Initiative
Yauheni Preiherman, Head, Minsk Dialogue Track-II Initiative
Artyom Shraibman, Political Commentator, TUT.BY
Chair: Orysia Lutsevych, Manager, Ukraine Forum, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House
Chair: Georgina Wright, Research Assistant and Coordinator, Europe Programme, Chatham House
Belarus received increased international attention as the host of the Zapad military exercises in September 2017, raising questions about Moscow’s ambitions towards the country and Minsk’s own intentions and capabilities. This event will look at recent developments in Belarusian internal politics and foreign policy.
The event is organized in partnership with Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and Minsk Dialogue.