Soviet life in the 1950s, as never seen before

View of a crowd of soldiers standing along a wall of the Kremlin with an American flag in the foreground.

RFE/RL has published the never-before-seen Manhoff Archive, depicting life in the Soviet Union in the 1950s, from a trove of recently discovered original video and still images.

RFE/RL journalist arrested in Belarus, as protests escalate

A woman is interviewed by several reporters in a police station lobby

RFE/RL reporter Halina Abakunchyk was among several demonstrators and journalists detained by police in Belarus on March 12 while reporting on the latest in a series of emotional protests over a controversial tax on the unemployed.