Belarusians protest against Russian airbase

Belarus' opposition figure Vladimir Neklyeyv speaks during a rally against Russian military base in Belarus in Minsk, on October 4, 2015Around a thousand people took to the streets of Minsk on Sunday to demonstrate against Russian plans to build an airbase in the former Soviet state. Leave us alone on our land,” senior opposition figure Vladimir Neklyaev told the crowd. After the event, protesters adopted a resolution saying the deployment of a Russian base would be “against the Belarus constitution”.

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