MINSK, March 25. /TASS/. Belarus’s Interior Ministry confirmed detention of participants in the unauthorized rally in central Minsk on Saturday.
"The detained have been taken to the local police station for further formalities," the ministry’s spokesman Konstantin Shalkevich told reporters, however without quoting the number.
Reporters and human rights activists were detained during the unauthorized rally, called the Day of Will. Some of the detained are being released already.