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 Ukrainians show solidarity with Belarusian political prisoners on Freedom Day. PHOTOS+VIDEO

Solidarity actions in support of the Belarusian Freedom Day took place in Kyiv today.

The solidarity action is aimed to support Belarusian and Ukrainian political prisoners, Censor.NET reports.





Video by Oleh Bohachuk, Censor.NET.

The participants started from laying flowers at the monument to Hero of Ukraine Mykhailo Zhyznievskyi, a Belarusian national killed during Euromaidan events, at Hrushevskoho Street.

See more: Freedom Day in Belarus: 58 people apprehended in Minsk. PHOTOS+VIDEO

After that, people marched to the Embassy of the Republic of Belarus (at 3 Kotsiubynskoho Str.), where they held a rally.

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Participants of the solidarity action gather near the monument to Zhyznievskyi in Kyiv.

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The activists honored the Hero with a minute of silence and laid flowers at the monument.

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Then, the activists went to the embassy of Belarus in Kyiv.

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Activists are picketing Belarusian Embassy in Kyiv.

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Images by Oleh Bohachuk, Censor.NET.

Ukrainian police officers ensure the public order near the embassy.

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