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Belarusian Police Break Up Flash-Mob Protests

Belarusian riot police have broken up a protest organized on the Internet against President Alyaksandr Lukashenka in the capital, Minsk, detaining scores of demonstrators.

Up to a thousand people gathered, but were blocked by Minsk police.
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Up to a thousand people gathered, but were blocked by Minsk police.

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Up to a thousand people gathered, but were blocked by Minsk police.
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Up to a thousand people gathered, but were blocked by Minsk police.

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Squads of special forces moved in and hustled people into police buses.
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Squads of special forces moved in and hustled people into police buses.

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Squads of special forces moved in and hustled people into police buses.
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Squads of special forces moved in and hustled people into police buses.

Squads of special forces moved in and hustled people into police buses.
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Squads of special forces moved in and hustled people into police buses.

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