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More than 10,000 opposition supporters are marching through the capital of Belarus to protest a presidential election they say is rigged, here is AP reporting
. The opposition activists gathered in defiance of longtime authoritarian leader Alexander Lukashenko, who had threatened to use force if they went ahead with the election-night protest.
Leading opposition candidate Vladimir Neklyayev was beaten by riot police while leading a few hundred of his supporters to the demonstration and was hospitalized, according to his wife. The activists gathered on a central square after polls closed Sunday, but most of the square had been flooded to make an ice skating rink. They then set out for another square where the parliament and government buildings are located. Continue reading