Belarus Elections: protest


September 12, 2016.

Available on SIPA Press.

Belarusians came out to support the opposition and demand “new and fair” parliamentary elections.

Belarusians came out to support the opposition and demand “new and fair” parliamentary elections.

Dozens of KGB agents recorded the demonstration as it unfolded
Dozens of KGB agents recorded the demonstration as it unfolded
Member of the Young Front - an opposition group, collected donations from the crowd
Member of the Young Front – an opposition group, collected donations from the crowd
Police officer intervened to file a report against one of the opposition speakers
Police officer intervened to file a report against one of the opposition speakers
Media attention focused on the police officer filing the report
Media attention focused on the police officer filing the report
Media attention focused on the police officer filing the report
Media attention focused on the police officer filing the report
Media attention focused on the police officer filing the report
Media attention focused on the police officer filing the report
Demonstrators rallied behind a banner called for “new elections”.
Demonstrators rallied behind a banner called for “new elections”.
Demonstrators proceeded to walk down one of the main central minsk arteries- Independence Prospect.
Demonstrators proceeded to walk down one of the main central minsk arteries- Independence Prospect.
KGB security agents were following the demonstrators at arms length, recording journalists and demonstrators at the protest
KGB security agents were following the demonstrators at arms length, recording journalists and demonstrators at the protest
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