Ekaterina Sinyuk

Ekaterina Siniuk: “People must be part of the solution to social problems in Belarus”

Ekaterina Siniuk is the head of IMENA, a media platform and NGO launched two years ago in Belarus, to address social issues affecting citizens throughout the country. In this interview with Euronews reporter Valérie Gauriat, Ekaterina Siniuk explains why and how IMENA, which operates exclusively through crowdfunding, can make a change for those who have long been neglected by the State.

Mikalai Statkevich

Mikalai Statkevich: “Repression has not stopped in Belarus”

Mikalai Statkevich is one of the main opposition leaders in Belarus, and head of the Belarusian Social Democrat party “Narodnaya Gramada” (People’s Assembly). In an interview with Euronews reporter Valérie Gauriat, he lists the reasons for which he thinks this was a wrong signal from the EU, as human rights and freedom of expression continue to be breached.