19 February 2020, Wednesday, 20:40
The Wait Is Nearly Over

The action in support of democracy in Belarus took place in Stockholm (Photo)


Among the speakers were deputies of Swedish parliament and representatives of the human rights organization Östgruppen.

Head of Östgruppen Martin Uggla noted in his speech that the organization especially supports those people in Belarus who actively struggle for democracy and for the right of Belarusian people to elect its political representatives during free elections, “Radio Svaboda” reports.

The participants of the action dressed in costumes of Father Frost, stuck up their mouths with sticky tape. This symbolized pressure on freedom of speech in Belarus.