They gave us lethal weapons

Belarusian security officers on events following the election

28 September 2020 | Onliner
Source: Onliner YouTube channel

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We cannot call them “former” officers, since they remain committed to their profession. But in practice, none of the film’s subjects are still working: they could not reconcile their characters, principles and views on recent events with their bosses’. We discuss how the situation unfolded and try once again to understand what was going on behind the front line.