Updated at 11:50,16-10-2017

Belarus Military Glory Day marked near Opera House in Minsk

Euroradio

Opposition activists have marked unofficial Belarus Military Glory Day on the threshold of the Opera and Ballet Theatre in Minsk. The action was part of the BPF Partys pre-election picket.

Several dozen people took part in the action. Priest Leanid Akalovich urged to commemorate Hetman Konstanty Ostrogski our Hercules who defeated eastern enemies.

Vyachaslau Siuchyk urged to release the activists defeated before the action that had to be held near the Russian Embassy.


The anthem Strong God was sang at the end of the action.