Archbishop Kondrusiewicz was turned back at the border Aug. 31 when he attempted to return home following a trip to Poland.
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Bishop Yuri Kasabutsky, an auxiliary bishop of Minsk-Mogilev archdiocese, said that the sudden cessation of the broadcasts showed that the authorities were attempting to “put pressure” on the Catholic Church.
Belarus has seen widespread protests in recent weeks following a disputed presidential election.
An estimated 6,700 people were arrested in violent protests as demonstrators clashed with police forces, who used tear gas and rubber bullets.