Tear Gas Deployed

Oct 27, 2020

On the evening of 25 October 2020, security personnel deployed tear gas, flash bangs and rubber bullets to disperse demonstrators in central Minsk. Earlier in the day, approximately 100,000-200,000 demonstrators marched through Minsk, demanding that President Alexander Lukashenko resign. Demonstrators are planning a nationwide strike beginning 26 October.

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