Two activists detained after action in memory of Belarusian Ukraine Maidan hero

Portrait of Zhyzneuski during commemoration of the Sky Hundred heroes in Kiev / svaboda.org

An action is memory of Mihas Zhyzneuski – a Belarusian citizen who was killed at Maidan five years ago and became a Sky Hundred hero – has been organized near the Ukrainian Embassy in Minsk.

Policeman detained head of the Young Front Dzyanis Urbanovich and Volha Mikalaichyk after the action, Radio Liberty reports. The video of their detention has been uploaded to the Telegram channel of the Young Front. The video shows five men in plain clothes dragging two people into a police bus. Activist Nina Bahinskaya was following them when one of the men in plain clothes pushed her away.

The activists were detained after the action when they had already reached TsUM, the man in the video said. Nina Bahinskaya has confirmed the information and added that six people took part in the action.

Больш важных і цікавых навінаў у праграме "Петарда" 22.01: