Demonstrators react as a stun grenade explodes during an opposition rally to reject the presidential election results in Minsk, Belarus on Sunday. Photo: BelaPAN via Reuters Demonstrators react as a stun grenade explodes during an opposition rally to reject the presidential election results in Minsk, Belarus on Sunday. Photo: BelaPAN via Reuters
Demonstrators react as a stun grenade explodes during an opposition rally to reject the presidential election results in Minsk, Belarus on Sunday. Photo: BelaPAN via Reuters

Belarus protests: 150 detained as tens of thousands rally in Minsk against President Alexander Lukashenko

  • Many peaceful protesters were beaten by police and dragged into minibuses right at the outset of the demonstration
  • Several journalists were taken into police custody before the protests, to ‘check their documents’, officials said

Topic |   Belarus
Demonstrators react as a stun grenade explodes during an opposition rally to reject the presidential election results in Minsk, Belarus on Sunday. Photo: BelaPAN via Reuters Demonstrators react as a stun grenade explodes during an opposition rally to reject the presidential election results in Minsk, Belarus on Sunday. Photo: BelaPAN via Reuters
Demonstrators react as a stun grenade explodes during an opposition rally to reject the presidential election results in Minsk, Belarus on Sunday. Photo: BelaPAN via Reuters
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