: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Protesters in Belarus keep pushing for leader’s resignation

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Crowds of people took to the streets Sunday in the Belarusian capital of Minsk in a weekly protest against the country’s authoritarian leader who won a sixth term in office in a disputed election.

Thousands were estimated to have taken part in small rallies scattered around more than 70 different areas of the capital — a new tactic used by the opposition instead of one large gathering — to make it harder for security forces to target the protesters.

Demonstrators carrying red-and-white flags, the symbol of the protest, gathered in groups and marched down residential areas …read more

Source:: KXAN



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