‘Pahonya’ carriage in Minsk metro (photo)
It is a New Year’s greeting.
New Year’s greetings from the ancient state emblem Pahonya have appeared in of the carriages in Minsk metro. The action has been organized by Alternativa activists (the organization is registered in Latvia).
Posters and stickers ‘Greetings from Pahonya’, ‘Belarusians! Let the real Lithuanian bravery appear in your hearts!’ and ‘Emblem of the Republic of Belarus’ were pasted all over the carriage. Stickers “Do not lean or you will fall out and will not become a real Belarusian” were attached to the doors.
Passengers were interested in the action, the activists said.
The action is aimed at attracting people’s attention to Belarus’ real national symbols – the white-red-white flag and the emblem Pahonya, Alternativa administration said.