Entrepreneur activist detained for hoisting national flag in Minsk

Makaeu was delivered to the police department, informs Radio Liberty. He aimed his action to coincide with the anniversary of adoption the Declaration on the State Sovereignty of Belarus. 

The said Declaration was adopted by the Supreme Council of Belarus back on July 27, 1990.

Ales Makaeu will stand trial on Monday, July 28 in the Maskouski district court of Minsk, starting at 10 a.m. 

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