Belarus says Russians plotted attacks; Kremlin rolls eyes

Belarusian police check people prior to a meeting in support of Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, candidate for the presidential elections in Minsk, Belarus, Thursday, July 30, 2020. Opposition candidate Svetlana Tikhanovskaya said she would not cancel any campaign rallies because of the stricter security. Rallies in her support have been the biggest in years, with the largest one so far drawing about 5,000 people on July 19. The presidential election in Belarus is scheduled for August 9, 2020.