Who Is Aleksandr Lukashenko? Right here's What You Have to Know

He has touted ice hockey, vodka, saunas and tractor-driving as cures for Covid. He despatched a fighter jet to intercept a European airliner carrying a outstanding dissident. He has made his generals salute his teenage son. Dubbed “Europe’s final dictator,” Aleksandr G. Lukashenko of Belarus, the mercurial chief on the heart of the border battle