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Belarus opposition member briefly detained outside Lithuanian Embassy

Thursday, August 6, 2020

A member of the presidential campaign of Belarusian opposition candidate Svetlana Tikhanouskaya was briefly detained outside the Lithuanian Embassy in Minsk. Mariya Moroz was reportedly taken in by Interior Ministry officers on Thursday, but has since been released. “Based on the information I have, she was briefly detained and released, and I cannot disclose any more details,” Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius told BNS, adding that Moroz visited the Lithuanian…