Belarus- Over 500 Arrested During Opposition Protests

Over 500 people were detained in Minsk today during the opposition demonstrations that have been ongoing since August against President Alexandr Lukashenko’s fraudulent re-election. As reported by the Associated Press news agency, most of the arrests took place in the country’s capital, Minsk and those arrested include several high-profile journalists and athletes.

Belarus- Protests Continue, Tens of Thousands Demand Lukashenko Must Go!

Just as it has become kind of a norm in Belarus every weekend, tens of thousands took to the streets today demanding that Lukashenko must step down as the nation’s president. It’s estimated that about 100,000 people took part in today’s demonstrations against President Alexander Lukashenko despite the heavy security deployed by the authorities.

New German Technology to Aid in the Crowd Numbers Calculations

Germany announced the creation of the new technology to assist in providing the accurate crowd numbers.  At the end of August, thousands took to the streets in the “anti-Corona protests”. There was an attempt to close Berlin by the law enforcement.  The government tried to stop the planned  demonstration due to the concern of the Coronavirus spread.

Belarus Protest- 100 K Protest Lukashenko On His Birthday

More than 100,000 Belarusians took part in Sunday’s demonstrations in the capital Minsk in opposition to President Alexander Lukashenko’s continued stay in power. Lukashenko has been at the helm of the country’s leadership for 26 years and his recent reelection, on August 9, is the bone of contention as it is deemed as outright fraud by both the nation’s opposition as well as the international community.

Belarus: Lukashenko Blocks Over 50 News Websites.

Lukashenko desperately clinches onto power following a controversial election. The nation’s authorities have blocked more than 50 of the country’s news websites in a desperate bid to block the dissemination of news of Belarus. Among the blocked news websites are the popular Belsat, a satellite TV news channel that is funded by Poland. Also blocked was Radio liberty’s news website.