BelaPAN crew detained in Minsk

They were detained at about 3 p.m. The journalists were asking the citizens on whom they are ready to support financially - the government or the opposition. The police detained correspondent Hanna Afonina, and camera men Syarhei Satsyuk and Vasil Syamashka.

"The journalists are detained for personal identification. They were conducting a traditional public opinion poll near the cinema "Kastrychnik"", - say representatives of the news agency's editor's office.

The crew is in the Pershamayski district police department now.