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Belarus: Protesters Are Leaving the Square

LJ user lipski reports (RUS): “People are leaving the square en masse. The reasons: audibility is poor (people do not understand why they are standing there, what is being said and what is to be done afterwards), and it's cold. In 1-1 1/2 hours, there'll probably be 1-2 thousand people left.”

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  • […] As the BBC reports that thousands of Belarussian opposition supporters have gathered in the central square in Minsk to protest the presidential elections, it’s worth keeping an eye out on Global Voices’ Belorus page summarizing and linking to Belorussian blogs. In particular, GV reports that Andrei Khrapavitski is blogging events as they unfold. […]

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