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Dozens detained, rubber bullets fired amid opposition march in Belarusian capital

8 monthes ago   |   By RT

Thousands of people took to the streets of Minsk on Sunday, as mass anti-government protests continued across the country. Sporadic scuffles erupted between demonstrators and police, dozens were reportedly detained.
Belarus' capital endured a new round of weekly protests against the government of President Alexander Lukashenko. This Sunday, the procession was dubbed ‘The Partisan March' by its organizers.A large group of protesters, consisting of tens of thousands, marched through the city's center. It repeatedly ran into cordons erected by riot police and changed its course several times...
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