The Belarusian decided to deport to Ukraine two Ukrainians detained at a rally in Minsk on March 25. This was reported by Ukrainian News citing the official representative of the Department of Consular Service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Vasily Kirilich.
"Three citizens of Ukraine were detained during the protest actions in Minsk, one of them was brought to administrative responsibility and arrested for 15 days, and in relation to other two, the court decided to deport them to Ukraine," he said.
Also, Kirilich said that at the moment detained Ukrainians are in the isolation center for offenders in Minsk.
The Ukrainian Embassy in Belarus has addressed a note to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus with a request to facilitate the granting of permission to the consular officer to visit detained Ukrainians.
The reasons for the detention of Ukrainians are qualified as hooliganism and disobedience to the lawful order or demand of an official of a state body in the performance of his official duties.