Belarus attacked by Teddy Bears

Generals dismissed after pro-democracy toy invasion


If Belarus President, Alexander Lukashenko, went for a walk in the woods today he'd be in for a nasty surprise.

Operation Teddybear Airdrop Minsk 201, the brainchild of three activists who work for a Swedish PR agency, involved throwing out of a light aircraft 879 Teddy bears, each containing a pro-democracy message.

The plane flew from Lithuania with Tomas Mazetti and Hannah Frey on board,  crossing the Belarussian border, "We flew the plane at 50 metres - that's 15...


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