Today in Prague rally was held to demand the release of political prisoners and to stop a wave of repression. On Wenceslas Square in the center of the Czech capital gathered more than a hundred people, it was a lot of white-red-white flags.
Representatives of the Belarusian diaspora spoke about the latest developments in Belarus, also spoke Czech dissidents. On the big screen showed a film about the post-election events.
People have signed the petition to the Czech authorities, calling for the release of political prisoners, to introduce free visas for Belarusians, and help civil society and the independent media in Belarus.
One of the participating shares, Catherine, embroidered towels kept on bread and water. She, like some other people had attached portrait Statkevich with the words "Do not die". People have explained that thus want to draw attention to the plight of the presidential candidate, who holds nearly a month in prison on a hunger strike.
The main slogan of today's action was written in Czech by 6-foot piece of cloth — "Europe is not just the Ming blood!"