Thousands Protest Illigimate Belarus Government

  • Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Journalist, Franak Viačorka:
  • “More than 250K already at the Independence square in Minsk! It’s more than in 1990 when people protested for Independence.”
  • Belarusian soldiers deployed with automatic rifles on the streets of Minsk and mainly around Stela.
  • “Protesters arriving at Stele which is guarded by soldiers. “
  • “One of the opposition leaders, Maria Kalesnikava, ask protesters to move away from the soldiers guarding Stele.”
  • Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Journalist, Franak Viačorka:
    • “According to various estimates, from 80 to 250 thousands joined the rally today. Many rallies are taking part in other cities today as well.  According to organizers, more than 0.5 million are protesting today across the country.”🔗 Franak Viačorka (@franakviacorka)

 

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