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Police in Minsk use water cannon to disperse protesters - Ifax

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Belarusian police have used a water cannon mounted on an armoured police vehicle to disperse protesters who took to the streets of capital city Minsk on Sunday, Interfax news agency reported and videos posted in social media showed.

Thousands of people gathered in Minsk on Sunday to call on authorities to free political prisoners, in what have become regular opposition rallies against leader Alexander Lukashenko.

Reporting by Andrey Ostroukh; Editing by Toby Chopra

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