On Sunday, August 16, during a rally in his support, President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko repeated the call that ex-President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych had made before fleeing to Russia.
“I remind you, you can't repeat it. Stop! Don't kill your future, the future of your children,” Lukashenka called at the rally.
After the presidential elections, thousands of rallies in Belarus have been held throughout the country for a week. The republican authorities attempted to harshly suppress the actions, which intensified the protest waves. All over the country, the largest enterprises are on strike, the inhabitants of cities are united in living chains in protest.
The largest rally in the history of the country was held yesterday in Belarus. The Freedom March in Minsk gathered, according to various estimates, about 200 thousand people.
As we reported before, the government of the Republic of Belarus has resigned to the newly elected president. Thhe Resolution of the Council of Ministers dated August 15, No. 480