In Minsk (Belarus), sporadic detentions of protesters began. At the same time, the protesters say they are not going to leave, as TUT.by news agency reports.
"Minibuses with tinted windows drove into the pedestrian zone near the Komarovsky market, and unknown persons in balaclavas ran out from there. Detentions began," the message says.
It is noted that most of the women were able to scatter.
The protesters say they are not going to go home.
As we reported before, a rehearsal of the inauguration ceremony in honor of the inauguration of Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya will take place in Belarus today, September 26, on Victory Square.
"Dear women, we invite all of you this Saturday to hold a rehearsal of the inauguration in honor of the inauguration of President Svetlana Tikhanovskaya," the note says.
Also, Dmitry Peskov, a spokesman for President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, said that the decisions of a number of countries not to recognize the legitimacy of Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko were contrary to international law and did not promote dialogue between the states.