“In the center of Minsk, an investigative and operational group is working, there is an inspection of the scene. Employees of the Investigative Committee ask passers-by not to interfere with their work and to disperse, ”the newspaper said.

Earlier, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Belarus stated that the situation with mass protests in Minsk is under the control of law enforcement agencies.

In addition, there were reports that the security forces began using water cannons to disperse protesters in the center of the Belarusian capital.