Vice-President of the European Commission, high representative of the Union for foreign Affairs and security policy Josep Borrell supported the demonstrators who took to the streets of Belarusian cities. About this he wrote in Twitter on Sunday, August 16.
“Hundreds of thousands of Belarusians went out today on a peaceful demonstration, demanding the release of political prisoners, prosecution of perpetrators of police brutality and real elections. The EU supports the Belarusian people, “wrote Borrell on Twitter on Sunday evening.
Hundreds of thousands of Belarusians were out today demonstrating peacefully, demanding release of political prisoners, prosecution of those responsible for police brutality, and real elections.
The EU stands by the Belarusian people.
— Josep Borrell Fontelles (@JosepBorrellF) August 16, 2020