Protest crackdown in Minsk
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Belarusian 'silent rally' protesters rounded up

About 100 people were arrested during the crackdown of a "silent rally" against president Alexander Lukashenko and his economic policies in the Belarusian capital.

Some reporters, including BBC cameraman Maxim Lomakin, were attacked by plain-clothes police.

The government has no comment on the incident.

Oleg Boldyrev reports.

  • 30 Jun 2011
  • From the section Europe