Riot Squad Disperses Anti-fascist Picket on Lukashenka’s Birthday
On 30 August, the birthday of Aliaksandr Lukashenka, riot squad police detained 7 participants of the anti-fascist picket. The under-aged persons came to Victory Square with the official green-red flags and Down with Fascism! transparency. They stood there for several minutes and then were taken to a police station. There policemen composed on them reports for alleged violation of article 162, part 1, according to which their parents would bear the responsibility. On 16-year-old Ruslan Matsveieu the police composed a report for unauthorized picketing (article 167 part 1).