Heroes never die.
Thousands of Belarusians came to pay final respects to 31-year-old Raman Bandarenka, who was killed by the Lukashists. The farewell ceremony to the Hero of Belarus took place in the Church of the Resurrection of Christ, and then he was buried at the Northern Cemetery in Minsk.
In the evening of November 11, Raman was severely beaten in the yard of his own house. Later it became known that he was taken to the Central District Department of Internal Affairs. After midnight, Raman was brought to the intensive care unit of an emergency hospital, in a coma. In the evening of November 12, Raman died.
31-year-old Raman was the only son of his parents.
The website Charter97.org covered the farewell ceremony for the Hero of Belarus Raman Bandarenka live.
14:09 Belarus said goodbye to its hero. Thousands of Minsk residents gathered for the farewell ceremony at the Church of the Resurrection of Christ. Then they set out in columns to the Northern cemetery, seeing off the 31-year-old Minsker on his last journey. Raman Bandarenka remains in our hearts forever. We will not forget, we will not forgive. Those involved in his murder will be punished.
13:58 The Hero of Belarus was seen off with long applause. May his memory last forever.
13:51 An endless stream of people with flowers at the funeral of Raman Bandarenka.
13:32 Flowers in memory of the Hero of Belarus.
13:22 Sea of flowers at the Northern Cemetery in Minsk.
13:18 Meanwhile, people gathered at the Northern Cemetery, where the funeral of Raman Bandarenka is taking place.
13:10 Look at how many people are heading to the Northern Cemetery. Timelaps.
13:09 Rechytsa remembers!
13:04 "We will never forget it" is an emotional monologue of the Minsk woman at the farewell ceremony.
12:57 Minskers with flags take to the streets to pay last respects to Raman Bandarenka.
12:52 Belarus remembers its hero.
12:49 Lines of people walk along the field near Kuropaty towards the Northern cemetery.
12:47 The farewell to the Hero of Belarus from the height.
12:41 Cars also follow the hearse towards the Northern Cemetery.
12:38 The chain of solidarity appears on Partizansky Prospect in the area of Loop Road.
12:36 The flow of honking cars near the farewell place.
12:29 People follow the hearse to the Northern Cemetery, where Raman Bandarenka will be buried.
12:25 Look at how people pay last respects to Raman Bandarenka.
12:23 Mahiliou also remembers Raman Bandarenka.
12:21 People are going to follow the hearse. It will be recalled that Raman will be buried in the Northern cemetery.
12:13 When Raman Bandarenka's coffin was taken out of the temple, thousands of Belarusians started chanting "Roma, you are a hero!
12:03 Thousands of Belarusians chant the last words of Raman - "I go!"
11:59 Although the farewell service ends, people in groups approach the temple on Gamarnika Street.
11:55 Thousands of Belarusians chant "Long Live Belarus!" at the memorial service to Raman Banadrenka.
11:49 According to independent journalists and bloggers, more than five thousand people came to pay last respects to the Hero of Belarus.
11:44 There are so many people that not everyone can approach the temple. The participants pass the flowers.
11:40 Drivers honk in memory of the Hero of Belarus.
11:39 Huge lines to buy flower appear on Gamarnikova Street.
11:38 Our readers report that there was a solar halo in the sky during the memorial service to Raman Bandarenka.
11:31 A minute of silence. We will not forget, we will not forgive!
11:30 The column of those wishing to pay last respects to the Hero of Belarus stretched for hundreds of meters.
11:27 Another video of the moment when people show the Victory sign.
11:23 People show the Victory sign. One can say there are thousands of participants in the ceremony.
11:22 People can enter the temple. Belarus says goodbye to its Hero.
11:19 The Temple of the Resurrection now. People keep coming to pay last respects to Raman Bandarenka.
11:12 The number of people is increasing. Many carry white and red flowers.
11:09 People are waiting for the memorial service to begin. As we see, a huge number of people wishing to pay last respects to the Hero of Belarus.