President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has declared readiness to protect the country from attacks by legal means.

“We are their country will protect by all lawful means. Their country we do not give up”, — quotes BelTA of his word.

Earlier, Lukashenko said that the Belarusian people will never and to anybody did not kneel and gained the right to live in your state.

It was reported that in Belarus at the protests was detained more than 250 people.

Presidential elections are scheduled in the Republic on 9 August.