Loudest and most emotional women’s march in Minsk so far

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A traditional women’s march took place in Minsk on Saturday. The organizers promised it would be the loudest ever. Indeed, this is what happened. And it was also very emotional: balaclavas were torn off the security forces’ faces, girls were detained and even beaten, Nina Bahinskaya came out to fight the police wagons and riot police, and during the march they chased RT journalists. You see for yourself.

Women’s March. Minsk, September 12,Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Women’s March. Minsk, September 12,Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Women’s March. Minsk, September 12,Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Nina Bahinskaya came to the women’s march. Minsk, September 12,Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Nina Bahinskaya came to the women’s march. Minsk, September 12,Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Women’s March. Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square.. Photo: Belsat.eu
Siloviki in balaclavas are in a human chain. Women’s March, Freedom Square.. Minsk, September 12. Photo: Belsat.eu
A balaclava was torn from the security officer’s face. Women’s March, Freedom Square. Minsk, September 12. Photo: Belsat.eu
The girl tore off the balaclava from the security officer’s face. In response, he hit her. Women’s March, Freedom Square. Minsk, September 12. Photo: Belsat.eu
The girl tore off the balaclava from the security officer’s face. In response, he hit her. Women’s March, Freedom Square. Minsk, September 12. Photo: Belsat.eu
The women surrounded the minibus into which the detainees were taken. Women’s March, Freedom Square. Minsk, September 12. Photo: Belsat.eu
The women surrounded the minibus into which the detainees were taken. Women’s March, Freedom Square. Minsk, September 12. Photo: Belsat.eu
The women surrounded the minibus into which the detainees were taken. Women’s March, Freedom Square. Minsk, September 12. Photo: Belsat.eu
The women surrounded the minibus into which the detainees were taken. Women’s March, Freedom Square. Minsk, September 12. Photo: Belsat.eu
The women surrounded the minibus into which the detainees were taken. Women’s March, Freedom Square. Minsk, September 12. Photo: Belsat.eu
The woman knocks on the window of the minibus where the detainees were taken. Women’s March in Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Nina Bahinskaya and security officials in balaclavas. Women’s March in Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Detentions at the Women’s March in Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Detentions at the Women’s March in Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Detentions at the Women’s March in Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Detentions at the Women’s March in Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
The girl greets the driver of the paddy wagon. Minsk, Women’s March, 12 September. Photo: Belsat.eu
Nina Bahinskaya. Minsk, Women’s March, 12 September. Photo: Belsat.eu
Nina Bahinskaya is standing near the paddy wagon. Minsk, Women’s March, 12 September. Photo: Belsat.eu
Nina Bahinskaya is standing near the paddy wagon. Minsk, Women’s March, 12 September. Photo: Belsat.eu
Detentions at the Women’s March in Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Detentions at the Women’s March in Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Women’s March at the Freedom Square. Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Women’s March at the Freedom Square. Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Women’s March at the Freedom Square. Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Women’s March. Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Women’s March. Minsk, September 12, Freedom Square. Photo: Belsat.eu
Despite the arrests on Freedom Square, the women marched in the direction of Niamiha. Minsk, September 12. Photo: Belsat.eu
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Tatsyana Karatkevich. Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.
Women walked in a peaceful procession from Freedom Square to BNTU and back to Victory Square.

 

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