In the area of the city of Kamennaya Gorka, security forces used special equipment, in particular stun grenades, to disperse citizens.
Tut.by published footage from the scene. In the video – there is a series of explosions near a crowd of people, bright flashes, thick smoke.
Earlier, the authorities pulled military equipment and security forces to the center of Minsk. According to Belarusian human rights activists from the Vesna center, detentions are taking place in the capital and other cities at protests.
It is known about 17 detainees in Minsk, one in Zaslavl and one in Novopolotsk. According to "Vesna," among them there is an 83-year-old protester and a minor.
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