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07.08.2020 21:28

Minsk’s Hi-Tech Park: a symbol of inequality in Lukashenko’s Belarus

The centre of the Belarusian capital Minsk has changed dramatically over the last few years, with newly-opened bars, restaurants, and cafes helping to create a lively portrayal of the country. The city centre now has a modern vibe thanks to the young people working in the IT sector, who earn much more money than the average wage and have created a bubble of wealth within Belarus.