Belarusian authorities say at least 100 protesters detained: Interfax

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Belarusian authorities detained at least 100 protesters on Sunday across the country, Russia's Interfax news agency reported, citing the interior ministry of Belarus. Tens of thousands of people took to the streets in Belarus demanding that President Alexander Lukashenko step down nearly a month after he won a disputed presidential election

Reuters September 07, 2020 00:11:16 IST
Belarusian authorities say at least 100 protesters detained: Interfax

Belarusian authorities say at least 100 protesters detained Interfax

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Belarusian authorities detained at least 100 protesters on Sunday across the country, Russia's Interfax news agency reported, citing the interior ministry of Belarus.

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets in Belarus demanding that President Alexander Lukashenko step down nearly a month after he won a disputed presidential election.

(Writing by Maria Tsvetkova; editing by Matthias Williams)

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