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Protesters try to storm Belarus government building

19 Dec 2010 Protesters broke windows and glass doors, but were pushed back by riot police waiting inside the building, which also houses the Central Election commission. Hundreds of protesters were then arrested as they clashed with police, who used … Continue reading

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Arsonists target Belarusian KGB building

18 October Molotov cocktails have been thrown at a building housing a regional branch of the Belarusian security service (KGB). Nobody was hurt in the attack, carried out by a group of people. The building, in the city of Bobruisk, … Continue reading

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Russian Anarchists Demand Release Of Belarusian Colleagues

September 30, 2010 ST. PETERSBURG — Four members of Russia’s anarchist movement attempted to hand a petition to the Belarusian consul-general in St. Petersburg demanding the release of anarchists being held in Minsk, RFE/RL’s Belarus Service reports. The activists entered … Continue reading

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Police arrest six anarchist activists over firebomb attack on Russian embassy

Belarusian police have arrested six anarchist activists on suspicion of involvement in Monday’s fire-bomb attack on the Russian embassy in Minsk, BelaPAN reports. Ihar Bahachak, Valery Khotsin, Syarhey Slyusar, Mikalay Dzyadok, Alyaksey Zhynhyarowski and Alyaksandr Frantskevich were arrested in a … Continue reading

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Russian group claims responsiblity for attack on Russian Embassy in Belarus

02, 2010 A previously unknown group of Russian anarchists called “Friends of Freedom” claimed responsibility for the attack on the Russian embassy in the capital of Belarus, Minsk, the Interfax news agency reported on Thursday. The assailants threw two fire … Continue reading

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