Around noon in various parts of Minsk, local residents began to gather in columns for peaceful protests. According to tut.by about two dozen protesters have already been banned in the capital and Borovlyany.
Eyewitnesses say the security forces use tear gas and stun grenades in attempts to disperse the processions.
Detentions were also recorded in Losice, Zhodino, Dzerzhinsk and Mogilev. Among others, Dmitry Kruk, a member of the Coordinating Council, was detained, his representatives said in the organization's official Telegram channel.
Earlier, we reported that columns of special equipment were sent to the center of Minsk in the morning.
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