Vitali Shishov led a group helping Belarusians flee repression in the country and went missing while jogging on Monday.
Capital of Belarus
Minsk is the capital and the largest city of Belarus, located on the Svislač and the Niamiha rivers. As the capital, Minsk has a special administrative status in Belarus and is the administrative centre of Minsk Region (voblasć) and Minsk District (rajon). As of January 2018, its population was 1,982,444,, making Minsk the 11th most populous city in Europe. Minsk is the administrative capital of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and seat of its Executive Secretary.
Lithuania has struggled with a flow of migrants from the Middle East and Africa, a huge influx that the Baltic country has blamed..