Hundreds arrested in Belarus as opposition claims senior figure was kidnapped

//Hundreds arrested in Belarus as opposition claims senior figure was kidnapped

Hundreds arrested in Belarus as opposition claims senior figure was kidnapped

Belarus on Monday said police had detained more than 600 people at weekend protests and the opposition said a senior figure had been snatched off the streets, as authorities intensified efforts to end weeks of demonstrations.The opposition’s Coordination Council said one of its high-profile members Maria Kolesnikova had been “kidnapped by unknown people in central Minsk” along with a spokesman and executive secretary.“Their whereabouts are unknown,” it said, accusing President Alexander…

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