Saturday, August 06, 2005
Belarus: More opposition members arrested
Belarusian police detained five members of the Belarusian opposition Friday who were meeting in support of the Belarusian Union of Poles near the Polish Embassy in Minsk, the Belarusian capital.
The pro-governmental youth organization, the Belarusian Republican youth union, also gathered near the Polish Embassy, accusing the Polish side of cooling bilateral relations.
Viasna identifies the arrested demonstrators as members of Young Front.