Belarus protest | Dozens detained amid opposition march in Minsk

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    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 during the march. MORE: https://on.rt.com/ass6

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    Belarus, officially the Republic of Belarus and formerly known as Byelorussia or Belorussia, is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe. It is bordered by Russia to the northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest. Its capital and most populous city is Minsk.

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