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All the people detained during protests in Minsk were released by the morning

All detainees during protest actions in Minsk will be released from jail until 6.00, reports Sputnik of Belarus with reference to the Deputy head of the interior Ministry of Belarus - the chief of militia of public safety Alexander Barsukov.

Detained in protests in Minsk earlier started to release from the detention centre in Akrestsin street. Some released talked about beatings and abuse by security forces. Near the detention center has gathered not less than two hundred people.

On Thursday, the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has charged to understand "all the arrests that have occurred in the last days."

In cities of Belarus after the presidential elections on 9 August began mass protests.

According to the CEC, Lukashenko won with a score of 80,08 percent of the vote.Citizens say they do not agree with the preparation and results of the voting.

Unauthorized actions harshly suppressed by the security forces, using tear gas, water cannons, stun grenades, and rubber bullets. According to the interior Ministry, at least one person was killed.