A group of terrorists attacking a police building was caught in Belarus

Ministry of Internal Affairs of Belarus: attackers who threw a “Molotov cocktail” into the police building were detained

republics. The caught group of persons earlier attacked the building of the Frunzensky District Department of Internal Affairs of Minsk, throwing a “Molotov cocktail” on its territory. The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Belarus spoke about the operation to seize terrorists.

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According to police, the suspects filmed acts of violence, for which they received monetary rewards. The police do not specify who paid them. All of them were subscribers to “one of the destructive Telegram channels,” the Belarusian security forces added.

The Investigative Committee of Belarus has already opened a criminal case against the detainees under Articles 298 and 14 of the Criminal Code of the Republic (“Act of Terrorism”, “Attempt for a crime “). They face up to 20 years in prison.

Earlier, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko named the number of opponents of the state in the country. In his opinion, there are about ten percent of such people in Belarus.