Two flags – a national white-red-white one and a EU one, were hung out by activists of the civil campaign “European Belarus” in Maladzechna (the Minsk region).
Stickers of the civil campaign “European Belarus” and blue ribbons continue to appear in Belarusian towns. Dwellers of Babruisk, Vitsebsk and Lida could saw them within the last week.
Rallies in support of Belarus’ accession to the EU continue all over Belarus. Among dozens of cities where the civil campaign “European Belarus” is expanding, there is a town of Valozhyn (Minsk region).
Activists of the civil campaign “European Belarus” held an action in Hrodna in support of Belarus’ integration with the European Union.
Activists of the civil campaign “European Belarus” are gathering signatures for Belarus’ joining the EU.
The civil campaign “European Belarus” is spreading to new regions of Belarus. Over the last week stickers depicting the EU flag and blue ribbons appeared in many towns in the Vitsebsk, Hrodna and Minks regions.
In the evening of 12 May a man in mask with moustache, characteristic comb-over and a crown on his head appeared near Kirmash shopping center in the southeast part of Minsk. Many people recognised the first person of the state in him. The popular quotations could be heard from the man in mask: “I am not obliged to anyone,” “You will live badly, but not for long,” “I don’t want my authority to fall below the knees in the eyes of these people.” The odd man worried passers-by and asked if they recognised their president.
More than 20 activists of the civil campaign “European Belarus” were detained near the National library in Minsk, where the official trade union celebrated May Day. Among the detained are Zmitser Barodka, Yauhen Afnahel, Andrei Babitski, the Young Front leaders Zmitser Dashkevich, Artur Finkevich, Zmitser Khvedaruk, and chairman of the Belarusian Social Democratic Party (Narodnaya Hramada) Mikola Statkevich.
Actions demanding to release political prisoners were held by activists of the civil campaign “European Belarus” in Kastrychnitski and Maskouski districts of Minsk on 20 April.
An action of solidarity with political prisoners was held near the Kamarouski market in Minsk on 16 April.