Link: “Hall of infamy: Alexander Lukashenko | New Internationalist

Original post found at: https://newint.org/features/2021/06/08/hall-infamy-alexander-lukashenko

This article is not the only place I’ve seen this, but…

Recent Belarusian joke: A man is going home from work. He is sober and doesn’t attract any attention. Suddenly an armoured police vehicle pulls up, riot police jump out and start pushing him into it, hitting him with their batons. The guy shouts: ‘Let me go, I voted for Lukashenko!’ The reply: ‘Don’t lie, no-one voted for Lukashenko!’

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